zeatin

noun ze·a·tin \ ˈzē-ə-tən \

Definition of zeatin

: a cytokinin C10H13N5O first isolated from the endosperm of corn

Origin and Etymology of zeatin

New Latin Zea, genus of grasses including corn + English -tin (as in kinetin) — more at zein


Medical Dictionary

zeatin

noun ze·a·tin \ ˈzē-ət-ən \

medical Definition of zeatin

: a cytokinin first isolated from the endosperm of Indian corn

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