cytokinin

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noun cy·to·ki·nin \ˌsī-tə-ˈkī-nən\

Definition of cytokinin

  1. :  any of various plant growth substances (as kinetin) that are usually derivatives of adenine

Origin and Etymology of cytokinin

cyt- + kinin


First Known Use: 1965


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cytokinin

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noun cy·to·ki·nin \ˌsīt-ə-ˈkī-nən\

Medical Definition of cytokinin

  1. :  any of various plant growth substances that are usually derivatives of adenine


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