noun chry·san·the·min \krə̇ˈsan(t)thəmə̇n also kriˈz-\

Definition of chrysanthemin



  1. :  an anthocyanin pigment C21H20O11 obtained from a chrysanthemum (Chrysanthemum indicum) and other plants; the 3-glucoside of cyanidin

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Origin and Etymology of chrysanthemin

International Scientific Vocabulary chrysanthem- (from New Latin Chrysanthemum) + -in; originally formed in German

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