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 higher woody plants, and is used in dyeing and tanning. [1913 Webster +PJC]

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  • 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… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 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

  • 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

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