[n] - a ketone that forms the nucleus of certain natural yellow pigments like riboflavin
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Group of variously substituted derivatives of 7,8-dimethylisoalloxazine. Yellow coloured. The flavin group is found in FAD, FADH and flavoproteins. Not to be confused with flavan and flavones.
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Fla'vin noun [ Latin flavus yellow.] (Chemistry) A yellow, vegetable dyestuff, resembling quercitron.
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<biochemistry> A derivative of riboflavin (vitamin B2) which can exist as a chemical group of other important biomolecules such as flavin adenine dinucleotide or flavin mononucleotide. ... (09 Oct 1997) ...
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(fla´vin) any of a group of water-soluble yellow pigments widely distributed in animals and plants, including riboflavin and yellow enzymes. flavin adenine dinucleotide(FAD) a coenzyme that forms the prosthetic group (non-protein component) of certain enzymes, including ...
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• (n.) A yellow, vegetable dyestuff, resembling quercitron.
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any of a group of pale-yellow, greenly fluorescent biological pigments (biochromes) widely distributed in small quantities in plant and animal ... [1 related articles]
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flavin, flavine 1. A brownish-red crystalline powder, used as an antiseptic. 2. Any of various water-soluble yellow pigments, including riboflavin, found in plant and animal tissue as coenzymes of flavoprotein. 3. A ketone that gives color to various natural yellow pigments.
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Type: Term Pronunciation: flā′vin, -vēn, flav′in, -ēn Definitions: 1. A yellow acridine dye, preparations of which are used as antiseptics. Synonyms: riboflavin
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flavin: see coenzyme.
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