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Phytochemical

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Noun

1. phytochemical

a chemical substance obtained from plants that is biologically active but not nutritive

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Phytochemical

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adjective
1. 
of or relating to phytochemistry or phytochemicals
noun
2. 
a chemical that occurs naturally in a plant

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Phytochemical

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adj.
1. Of or relating to phytochemistry.
2. Of or relating to phytochemicals.
n.
A nonnutritive bioactive plant substance, such as a flavonoid or carotenoid, considered to have a beneficial effect on human health. Also called phytonutrient.

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