quercetin

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noun quer·ce·tin \ˈkwər-sə-tən\

Definition of quercetin

  1. :  a yellow crystalline pigment C15H10O7 occurring usually in the form of glycosides in various plants

Origin and Etymology of quercetin

International Scientific Vocabulary, from Latin quercetum oak forest, from quercus oak — more at fir


First Known Use: 1856


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quercetin

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noun quer·ce·tin \ˈkwər-sət-ən\

Medical Definition of quercetin

  1. :  a yellow crystalline pigment C15H10O7 occurring usually in the form of glycosides in various plants


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