salvianin

noun sal·via·nin \-vēənə̇n, -ˌnin\

Definition of salvianin

plural

-s

  1. :  an anthocyanin extracted from salvia and Oswego tea in the form of its chloride C36H38ClO17 that yields pelargonidin chloride as one product of hydrolysis

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Origin and Etymology of salvianin

New Latin Salvia + anthocyanin


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