Phytochemistry meaning

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The chemistry of plants.
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The branch of chemistry dealing with the chemical processes associated with plant life and the chemical compounds produced by plants.
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(chemistry, botany) The scientific study of the chemicals found in plants.
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(botany) The collection of chemicals and chemical processes found in a particular plant.

The phytochemistry of mosses is very different from that of other plants.

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Origin of phytochemistry

  • From phyto- "plant" + chemistry

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