rhamnetin

noun
rham·​ne·​tin | \ ˈramnətə̇n \
plural -s

Definition of rhamnetin

: a yellow crystalline dye C16H12O7 that is obtained by hydrolysis of xanthorhamnin from Persian berries and is a methyl ether of quercetin

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History and Etymology for rhamnetin

International Scientific Vocabulary rhamn- + -etin (as in quercetin)

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“Rhamnetin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rhamnetin. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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