cyanin

noun cy·a·nin \ˈsīənə̇n\

Definition of cyanin

plural

-s

  1. :  a violet crystalline anthocyanin pigment C27H30O16 found especially in the petals of the rose, cornflower, and dahlia; cyanidin 3,5-diglucoside

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Origin and Etymology of cyanin

cyan- + -in


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