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1. 2-benzylidene-3(2H)-benzofuranone;the parent compound of a series of plant pigments; they are substituted coumaranones, and may be formed from chalcones. They are often found as glycosides.

2. A class of compounds based on aurone.

Synonyms: benzalcoumaran-3-one.

(05 Mar 2000)

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