phytochemistry

[fahy-tuh-kem-uh-stree]

Origin of phytochemistry

First recorded in 1830–40; phyto- + chemistry
Related formsphy·to·chem·ist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for phytochemistry

phytochemistry

noun
  1. the branch of chemistry concerned with plants, their chemical composition and processes
Derived Formsphytochemist, noun
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