flavanone
noun Etymology: Latin flavus + International Scientific Vocabulary -ane + -one Date: 1949 any of various aromatic ketones that often occur in plants as glycosides and that constitute a subset of the flavonoids

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  • flavanone — [flā′və nōn΄] n. 〚 FLAV(IN) + AN(E) + ONE〛 1. a complex, colorless, crystalline ketone, C15H12O2, derived from flavone 2. any of the derivatives of flavanone, many of which are found in various plants * * * …   Universalium

  • flavanone — [flā′və nōn΄] n. [ FLAV(IN) + AN(E) + ONE] 1. a complex, colorless, crystalline ketone, C15H12O2, derived from flavone 2. any of the derivatives of flavanone, many of which are found in various plants …   English World dictionary

  • flavanone — noun Any of a class of flavonoid ketones, many of which occur in nature as glycosides …   Wiktionary

  • flavanone — fla·va·none flā və .nōn n a colorless crystalline ketone C15H12O2 also any of the derivatives of this ketone many of which occur in plants often in the form of glycosides …   Medical dictionary

  • flavanone — flav·a·none …   English syllables

  • flavanone — ˈflavəˌnōn, ˈflāv noun ( s) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary flav + ane + one : a colorless crystalline ketone C15H12O2; 2,3 dihydro flavone; also : any of the derivatives of this ketone many of which (as eriodictyol) occur in… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Flavanone 3-dioxygenase — In enzymology, a flavanone 3 dioxygenase (EC number|1.14.11.9) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction:a flavanone + 2 oxoglutarate + O2 ightleftharpoons a dihydroflavonol + succinate + CO2The 3 substrates of this enzyme are flavanone,… …   Wikipedia

  • Flavanone 7-O-beta-glucosyltransferase — In enzymology, a flavanone 7 O beta glucosyltransferase (EC number|2.4.1.185) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction:UDP glucose + a flavanone ightleftharpoons UDP + a flavanone 7 O beta D glucosideThus, the two substrates of this… …   Wikipedia

  • Flavanone 7-O-glucoside 2"-O-beta-L-rhamnosyltransferase — In enzymology, a flavanone 7 O glucoside 2 O beta L rhamnosyltransferase (EC number|2.4.1.236) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction:UDP L rhamnose + a flavanone 7 O glucoside ightleftharpoons UDP + a flavanone 7 O [beta L rhamnosyl… …   Wikipedia

  • Flavanone 4-reductase — In enzymology, a flavanone 4 reductase (EC number|1.1.1.234) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction:(2S) flavan 4 ol + NADP+ ightleftharpoons (2S) flavanone + NADPH + H+Thus, the two substrates of this enzyme are (2S) flavan 4 ol and… …   Wikipedia

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