- a complex, colorless, crystalline ketone, CHO, derived from flavone
- any of the derivatives of flavanone, many of which are found in various plants
Origin of flavanoneflav(in) + -an(e) + -one
- A colorless crystalline tricyclic compound, C15H12O2.
- Any of various colorless to pale yellow derivatives of this compound, found especially in citrus fruits, and often occurring as glycosides.
Origin of flavanoneflav(o)- -an(e) -one