noun hy·per·in \ˈhīpərə̇n\

Definition of hyperin



  1. :  a glycoside C21H20O12 found in various plants (as St.-John's-wort and apples); quercetin 3-galactoside

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Origin and Etymology of hyperin

hyper- (from New Latin Hypericum, genus that produces it) + -in

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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