Related formsxan·tho·phyl·lous, adjective
Examples from the Web for xanthophyll
It is unlike carotin and xanthophyll in that it has basic properties, forming salts with acids, which are blue in color.
To separate the carotin from xanthophyll place the ether solution in a small open dish and evaporate to a small volume.
Xanthophyll: the yellow of autumn leaves; one of the substances found in the blood of insects.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology|John. B. Smith