Definition of quercetagitrin
: a crystalline glucoside C24H20O13 obtained from African marigolds that yields quercetagetin on hydrolysis
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Origin and Etymology of quercetagitrin
International Scientific Vocabulary quercetagetin + -itrin (as in quercitrin)
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