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ˈfleɪ voʊnflavone

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. flavonenoun

    a colorless crystalline compound that is part of a number of white or yellow plant pigments

Wiktionary

  1. flavonenoun

    any of a class of tricyclic aromatic heterocyclic ketones, especially the naturally occurring flavonoids

  2. flavonenoun

    the parent compound of this class

Wikipedia

  1. Flavone

    Flavone is an organic compound with the formula C6H4OC3H(Ph)O. A white solid, flavone is a derivative of chromone with a phenyl (Ph) substituent adjacent to the ether group. The compound is of little direct practical importance, but susbstituted derivatives, the flavones and flavonoids are a large class of nutritionally important natural products. Flavone can be prepared in the laboratory by cyclization of 2-hydroxacetophenone. Isomeric with flavone is isoflavone, where the phenyl group is adjacent to the ketone.

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  1. flavone

    Flavone is a type of plant-based compound known as a flavonoid, characterized by a 15-carbon structure that includes two phenyl groups and a heterocyclic ring. Flavones are known for their beneficial health effects, including anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, anti-cancer, and anti-viral properties. Common examples include apigenin and luteolin. They are commonly found in foods such as parsley, celery, and various herbs.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of flavone in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of flavone in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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