gentianin

noun
gen·tian·in | \ˈjenchənə̇n\
plural -s

Definition of gentianin 

1 : gentisin

2 : a bluish red anthocyanin pigment obtained in the form of the chloride C30H27ClO14 from the petals of a blue gentian (Gentiana acaulis)

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History and Etymology for gentianin

International Scientific Vocabulary gentian- (from New Latin Gentiana) + -in

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