phytochemical - definition and synonyms

noun
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    1
    one of a number of various biologically active compounds, found in plantsSubmitted from Pakistan on 20/02/2015
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    2
    also an adjective

    Phytochemical screening of the plants showed the presence of flavonoids, terpenoids, saponins, tannins and reducing sugars.

    Submitted from Pakistan on 20/02/2015