peonidin

noun

pe·​on·​i·​din
pēˈänədə̇n
plural -s
: an anthocyanidin obtained by hydrolysis of peonin usually in the form of its reddish brown chloride C16H13ClO6 : a monomethyl ether of cyanidin

Word History

Etymology

peon- (in peonin) + -id + -in

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“Peonidin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/peonidin. Accessed 12 Apr. 2024.

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