Definition of phaseollin in English:

phaseollin

noun

Biochemistry
  • A fungitoxic, heterocyclic, crystalline compound, C₂₀H₁₈O₄, produced as a phytoalexin by the kidney bean plant.

Origin

1960s. From phaseolin, with insertion of -l-.

Pronunciation

phaseollin

/fəˈsiːə(ʊ)lɪn/