oenin

noun
oe·​nin
variants: or less commonly enin \ ˈēnə̇n \
plural -s

Definition of oenin

: an anthocyanin pigment occurring in the skin of the blue grape and forming a dark red or reddish brown crystalline chloride C23H25ClO12

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History and Etymology for oenin

International Scientific Vocabulary oen- + -in; probably originally formed as German önin

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“Oenin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/oenin. Accessed 20 Oct. 2021.

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