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A cytokinin first isolated from kernels of sweet corn.
Synonym(s): maize factor
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A cytokinin originally isolated from young corn kernels and found later in various other plants.
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zeatin(zē′ăt-ĭn) [ Zea, the genus name for corn (maize) + -in]
A cytotoxin that can be isolated from sweet corn.
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zeatina CYTOKININ type of plant hormone extracted from the ENDOSPERM of maize fruits.
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