noun gos·syp·i·trin \gäˈsipə‧trə̇n\

Definition of gossypitrin



  1. :  a yellow crystalline glucoside C21H20O13 occurring in cotton flowers and hibiscus flowers

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Origin and Etymology of gossypitrin

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

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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