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xanthophyll

Definitions


[ˈzanθə(ʊ)fɪl], (Noun)

Definitions:
- a yellow or brown carotenoid plant pigment which causes the autumn colours of leaves.


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Origin:
mid 19th century: from Greek xanthos ‘yellow’ + phullon ‘leaf’




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