Luteolin

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Luteolin (Chem) A yellow dyestuff obtained from the foliage of the dyer's broom (Reseda luteola).
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Luteolin lū′tē-ō-lin the yellow colouring matter of weld or dyer's weed
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
From NL. Reseda luteola, fr. L. luteolus, yellowish, fr. luteus,: cf. F. lutéoline,. See Luteous
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. lutum, weld.