C15H14O6
Catechin Cat"e*chin, n. (Chem.) One of the tannic acids ({C15H14O6}), extracted from {catechu} as a white, crystalline substance; -- called also {catechuic acid}, {catechinic acid}, {cyanidol}, and {catechuin}. It is a flavonoid found generally in higher woody plants, and is used in dyeing and tanning. [1913 Webster +PJC]

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  • Catechin — IUPAC name (2R,3S) 2 (3,4 dihydroxyphenyl) 3,4 dihydro 2H chromene 3,5,7 …   Wikipedia

  • Flavan-3-ol — Squelette de base des flavan 3 ol 2 phényl 3 chromanol Les flavan 3 ols ou flavanols ou catéchines sont une sous famille de flavonoïdes dont la structure est basée sur la 2 phényl 3 chromanol. Les flavanols ne doivent pas être confondues avec les …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Catechin — Cat e*chin, n. (Chem.) One of the tannic acids ({C15H14O6}), extracted from {catechu} as a white, crystalline substance; called also {catechuic acid}, {catechinic acid}, {cyanidol}, and {catechuin}. It is a flavonoid found generally in higher… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • catechinic acid — Catechin Cat e*chin, n. (Chem.) One of the tannic acids ({C15H14O6}), extracted from {catechu} as a white, crystalline substance; called also {catechuic acid}, {catechinic acid}, {cyanidol}, and {catechuin}. It is a flavonoid found generally in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • catechuic acid — Catechin Cat e*chin, n. (Chem.) One of the tannic acids ({C15H14O6}), extracted from {catechu} as a white, crystalline substance; called also {catechuic acid}, {catechinic acid}, {cyanidol}, and {catechuin}. It is a flavonoid found generally in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • catechuin — Catechin Cat e*chin, n. (Chem.) One of the tannic acids ({C15H14O6}), extracted from {catechu} as a white, crystalline substance; called also {catechuic acid}, {catechinic acid}, {cyanidol}, and {catechuin}. It is a flavonoid found generally in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cyanidol — Catechin Cat e*chin, n. (Chem.) One of the tannic acids ({C15H14O6}), extracted from {catechu} as a white, crystalline substance; called also {catechuic acid}, {catechinic acid}, {cyanidol}, and {catechuin}. It is a flavonoid found generally in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • catechin — noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary catechu + 1 in Date: 1853 a crystalline flavonoid compound C15H14O6 or its derivatives having antioxidant properties and used in dyeing and tanning …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Catechine — Strukturformel von (−) Catechin (Flavan 3 ol). Catechine sind polyphenolische Pflanzenmetaboliten aus der Gruppe der Flavanole. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Vertreter …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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