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flavopurpurin

[fley-voh-pur-pyuh-rin] /ˌfleɪ voʊˈpɜr pyə rɪn/
noun, Chemistry.
1.
a yellow, crystalline anthraquinone dye, C 14 H 8 O 5 , isomeric with purpurin.
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flavopurpurin

/ˌfleɪvəʊˈpɜːpjʊrɪn/
noun
1.
a yellow crystalline dye derived from anthraquinone. Formula: C14H5O2(OH)3
Word Origin
C20: from Latin flāvus yellow + purpurin
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