Definition of bacteriopheophytin in English:

bacteriopheophytin

(also bacˈteriophaeophytin)

noun

  • Any of various phaeophytin derivatives of bacteriochlorophyll.

Origin

1970s; earliest use found in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America.

Pronunciation

bacteriopheophytin

/bakˌtɪərɪə(ʊ)ˌfiːəˈfʌɪtn/