phytochemistry(redirected from phytochemists)
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The chemistry of plants.
(Chemistry) the branch of chemistry concerned with plants, their chemical composition and processes
phy•to•chem•is•try(ˌfaɪ təˈkɛm ə stri)
the branch of biochemistry dealing with plants and plant processes.
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|Noun||1.||phytochemistry - the branch of organic chemistry dealing with the chemistry of plants|
organic chemistry - the chemistry of compounds containing carbon (originally defined as the chemistry of substances produced by living organisms but now extended to substances synthesized artificially)