daidzein
noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary, alteration of daidzin, substance from which daidzein is derived, from daidz- (from Japanese daizu soybean) + 1-in Date: 1945 an isoflavone C15H10O4 found chiefly in legumes and especially soybeans

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