noun phy·to·flu·ene

Definition of phytofluene



  1. :  a polyene hydrocarbon C40H64 occurring with carotenoids in plants

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Origin and Etymology of phytofluene

probably from phyt- + flu- (from fluorescent) + -ene

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to cast off or become cast off

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