Definitions

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  • n. A compound obtained from the decomposition of hesperidin, regarded as a complex derivative of caffeic acid.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A white, crystalline substance having a sweetish taste, obtained by the decomposition of hesperidin, and regarded as a complex derivative of caffeic acid.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as hesperitin.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Some of Hwang's on-going studies build upon earlier research in which he and colleagues teased out precise details of how six natural compounds in plants-luteolin, quercetin, chrysin, eriodicytol, hesperetin, and naringenin-apparently act as anti-inflammatory agents.

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  • Oranges, grapefruit, lemons, and other citrus fruits are good sources of eriodicytol, hesperetin, and naringenin.

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  • We have found that some other flavonoids, e.g. apigenin, fisetin, hesperetin and chalcone also can inhibit both CTL generation and effector function, with the effective concentration varying with the specific flavonoid tested.

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