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Arranged in groups of five: quinate leaflets.

[Latin quīnī, five each; see penkwe in Indo-European roots + -ate.]


(Botany) botany arranged in or composed of five parts: quinate leaflets.
[C19: from Latin quīnī five each]
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The phenylalanine ammonia lyase (PAL) and hydroxycinnamoyl-CoA: quinate hydroxycinnamoyl transferase (HQT) maybe the rate limiting enzyme in the biosynthesis of chlorogenic acid.
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Synthesis of CGA from cinnamate requires four enzymes to complete two hydroxylations on the aromatic ring and a conjugation of the hydroxycinnamate and quinate moieties: cinnamate-4-hydroxylase (C4H), 4-coumaroyl-CoA ligase (4CL), coumaroyl-CoA:quinate hydroxycinnamoyltransferase (CQT), and coumarate/coumaroylquinate-3-hydroxylase (C3H).