malvidin

noun mal·vi·din \ˈmalvədə̇n\

Definition of malvidin

plural

-s

  1. :  an anthocyanidin widely distributed in plants especially in the form of its glucosides malvin and oenin and also in the free form in grapes and usually obtained as the violet-brown crystalline chloride C17H15ClO7

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Origin and Etymology of malvidin

International Scientific Vocabulary malv- (from Latin malva mallow) + -idin


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