Definition of phloroglucide in English:

phloroglucide

noun

Chemistry
  • A compound of phloroglucinol and another organic molecule, especially an aldehyde such as furfural.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Journal of the Chemical Society. From phlorogluc- + -ide.

Pronunciation

phloroglucide

/ˌflɒrə(ʊ)ˈɡluːsʌɪd//ˌflɔːrə(ʊ)ˈɡluːsʌɪd/