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Meaning of QUERCITRIN

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Quer"cit*rin\, n. [Cf. F. quercitrin. See
{Quercitron}.] (Chem.)
A glucoside extracted from the bark of the oak ({Quercus}) as
a bitter citron-yellow crystalline substance, used as a
pigment and called {quercitron}.

 

 

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