salvianin

noun
sal·​via·​nin | \ -vēənə̇n, -ˌnin \
plural -s

Definition of salvianin

: 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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History and Etymology for salvianin

New Latin Salvia + anthocyanin

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“Salvianin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/salvianin. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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