Flavin definition

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Any of various molecules, including riboflavin, found in plant and animal tissue as coenzymes of flavoproteins. They are variously yellow, red, blue, or colorless depending on the oxidation state.
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A ketone, C10 H6 N4 O2 , that gives color to various natural yellow pigments.
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Any of various molecules, including riboflavin, found in plant and animal tissue as coenzymes of flavoproteins. They are variously yellow, red, blue, or colorless depending on the oxidation state.
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A ketone, C10 H6 N4 O2 , that gives color to various natural yellow pigments.
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A complex heterocyclic ketone, C10H6N4O2
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Any of a group of yellow pigments, derived from this ketone and occurring in certain plant and animal products or prepared by synthesis; specif., riboflavin.
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Any of various molecules, including riboflavin, found in plant and animal tissue as coenzymes of flavoproteins. They are variously yellow, red, blue, or colorless depending on the oxidation state.
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(biochemistry) Any of a class of tricyclic heterocyclic compounds derived from riboflavin; found especially as the adenine dinucleotide (FAD)
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A surname​ of southern Irish descent, from the Gaelic Ó Flaithimhín.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
flavin
Plural:
flavins