gossypin

noun
gos·​sy·​pin | \ ˈgäsəpə̇n \
plural -s

Definition of gossypin

: a glucoside C21H20O13 occurring in cotton flowers and hibiscus flowers

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History and Etymology for gossypin

International Scientific Vocabulary gossyp- (from New Latin Gossypium) + -in

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“Gossypin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gossypin. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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