Meaning of imperatorin in English:

imperatorin

Pronunciation /ɪmˌpɛrəˈtɔːrɪn/

noun

Chemistry
  • A crystalline compound having a tricyclic molecule containing fused coumarin and furan rings, originally isolated from masterwort, Imperatoria ostruthium, and also occurring in other plants.

    Formula C₁₆H₁₄O₄.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Thomas Thomson. From German Imperatorin from scientific Latin Imperatoria, genus name (LinnaeusSpecies plantarum I. 259; from classical Latin imperātōrius + -a) + German -in.