Open Dictionary
mouse here to listen, click to choose/add more
Location: USA
Source: Learn That Word
Profile URL:

Are you a native English speaker? How do you pronounce this word?

Thank you for contributing!
upload mp3 file or record now it's easy, promised!

{%type%} Definitions

WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

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

Usage examples (34)
  • Because it is nectar, it has every other kind of phytochemical that plants manufacture.
  • Correlation of ethnomedical data with phytochemical profiles
  • The phytochemical investigations followed the scheme shown in Figure 2.
  • The phytochemical profile can provide useful information for correlation. for more
Tutoring comment

Tutoring comment not yet available...

add more
The Open Dictionary of English is a collaborative project, based on Open Source materials, LearnThat resources, and partner APIs.
We give special thanks to our LearnThat volunteers, as well as Princeton University and Wiktionary for their Open Source word data. We're also grateful for the support given by Google,,, and YouTube,,,,, as well as the generous Creative Commons community.