capsanthin

noun
cap·​san·​thin | \ kapˈsan(t)thə̇n\
plural -s

Definition of capsanthin

: a carmine red crystalline carotenoid pigment C40H58O3 found in paprika

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History and Etymology for capsanthin

borrowed from German, from New Latin Capsicum capsicum + German anth- anth- + -in -in

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