Definition of myricitrin in English:

myricitrin

(also myricetrin)

noun

Biochemistry
  • A yellowish glycoside found in the bark of some species of Myrica; myricetin 3-O-rhamnoside, C₂₁H₂₀O₁₂.

Origin

Early 20th century. Apparently blend of myricetin and quercitrin.

Pronunciation

myricitrin

/mɪˈrɪsɪtrɪn/