Meaning of phloroglucin in English:

phloroglucin

(also phloroglucine)

Pronunciation /ˌflɒrə(ʊ)ˈɡluːsɪn/ /ˌflɔːrə(ʊ)ˈɡluːsɪn/

noun

Chemistry

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Henry Watts (1815–1884), chemist. From German Phloroglucin from phloro- + ancient Greek γλυκύς sweet + German -in.