Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A brown carotenoid pigment, C40H60O6, found in brown algae.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A carotenoid pigment found in the chloroplasts of brown algae.

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

fuc(us) + xanth(o)- + -in.

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