delphinin

[ del-fuh-nin ]
/ ˈdɛl fə nɪn /
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noun Chemistry.

a violet anthocyanin, C41H38O21, found in the flowers of the larkspur, Delphinium consolida.

Nearby words

  1. delphian,
  2. delphian node,
  3. delphic,
  4. delphic oracle,
  5. delphinia,
  6. delphinine,
  7. delphinium,
  8. delphinus,
  9. delray beach,
  10. delsarte

Origin of delphinin


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Examples from the Web for delphinin

  • The systolic stillness of the heart is also removed by substances which paralyse the heart, as delphinin, saponin, and apomorphin.