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citrin

[ si-trin ]
/ ˈsɪ trɪn /
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noun Biochemistry.

bioflavonoid.

Nearby words

citreous, citric, citric acid, citric acid cycle, citriculture, citrin, citrine, citron, citron melon, citron wood, citronalis

Origin of citrin

1935–40; < German Citrin; see citrus, -in2
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Examples from the Web for citrin

  • As for the issue of Israel, Citrin explains to her Zeyde, the “flyers” distributed by “liars” are “lashon horah”—evil gossip.

    The New Great Schlep|Mira Sucharov|October 31, 2012|DAILY BEAST
  • Citrin quizzes her grandfather on political issues: “Do you like your Medicare?”

    The New Great Schlep|Mira Sucharov|October 31, 2012|DAILY BEAST

British Dictionary definitions for citrin

citrin

/ (ˈsɪtrɪn) /

noun

another name for vitamin P
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