from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A crystalline compound, C15H10O2, that is an isomer of flavone.
  • noun Any of a class of flavonoid phytoestrogens that are found primarily in soybeans and act as antioxidants.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun organic chemistry any of a class of polyphenolic phytoestrogens found in soybeans and similar plants that may have beneficial health properties


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