noun tec·to·ri·din \tekˈtōrədə̇n\

Definition of tectoridin



  1. :  a crystalline isoflavone glucoside C22H22O11 found especially in the rhizomes of an Asiatic iris (Iris tectorum)

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Origin and Etymology of tectoridin

tectorum (specific epithet of Iris tectorum) (from Latin, genitive plural of tectum roof, house, building) + -idin — more at tectum

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