quercetagetin

noun quer·ce·tag·e·tin \ˌkwərsəˈtajətə̇n\

Definition of quercetagetin

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  1. :  a pale-yellow crystalline flavonol pigment C15H4O2(OH)6 obtained from African and French marigolds

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Origin and Etymology of quercetagetin

blend of quercetin and New Latin Tagetes; from its color's resembling that of quercetin


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