ALL meanings of chlorogenic acid

chlo·ro·gen·ic ac·id
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  • noun chlorogenic acid a colorless crystalline acid, C 16 H 18 O 9 , that is important in plant metabolism and is purportedly responsible for the browning or blackening of cut apples, potatoes, and other fruits and vegetables. 1
  • noun chlorogenic acid (organic chemistry) Any of a family of phenolic carboxylic acids, found in coffee, that have antioxidant properties. 0
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