Definition of Phloroglucin

1. n. A sweet white crystalline substance, metameric with pyrogallol, and obtained by the decomposition of phloretin, and from certain gums, as catechu, kino, etc. It belongs to the class of phenols. [Called also phloroglucinol.]



Definition of Phloroglucin

1. Noun. (organic compound) A white crystalline phenol, metameric with pyrogallol, obtained by the decomposition of phloretin and from certain gums. ¹

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Medical Definition of Phloroglucin

1. A sweet white crystalline substance, metameric with pyrogallol, and obtained by the decomposition of phloretin, and from certain gums, as catechu, kino, etc. It belongs to the class of phenols. [Called also phloroglucinol. Origin: Phloretin + Gr. Sweet. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Phloroglucin

phlogosis
phlogotherapy
phlogotic
phlomis
phlomises
phloramine
phloretic
phloretic acid
phloretin
phlorhizin
phloridzin
phlorizin
phlorizin diabetes
phlorizin glycosuria
phlorizins
phloroglucin (current term)
phloroglucinol
phloroglucinol reductase
phloroglucinols
phlorol
phlorols
phlorone
phlox
phlox family
phloxes
phloxine
phloxlike
phlyctena
phlyctenae
phlyctenar

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