isoalloxazine

noun
iso·​al·​lox·​a·​zine | \ ˌī-(ˌ)sō-ə-ˈläk-sə-ˌzēn How to pronounce isoalloxazine (audio) \

Definition of isoalloxazine

: a yellow solid C10H6N4O2 that is the precursor of various flavins (such as riboflavin)

First Known Use of isoalloxazine

1936, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for isoalloxazine

is- + allantoic + oxalic + azine

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“Isoalloxazine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/isoalloxazine. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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isoalloxazine

noun
iso·​al·​lox·​a·​zine | \ ˌī-(ˌ)sō-ə-ˈläk-sə-ˌzēn How to pronounce isoalloxazine (audio) \

Medical Definition of isoalloxazine

: a yellow solid C10H6N4O2 that is the precursor of various flavins (as riboflavin)

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