pheophorbide

noun
pheo·​phor·​bide
variants: or British phaeophorbide \ ˌfē-​ə-​ˈfȯr-​ˌbīd How to pronounce pheophorbide (audio) \

Medical Definition of pheophorbide

: a blue-black crystalline acid obtained from chlorophyll or pheophytin by treatment with hydrochloric acid

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“Pheophorbide.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/pheophorbide. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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