heteroauxin


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heteroauxin

(ˌhɛtərəʊˈɔːksɪn)
n
(Biochemistry) biochem a type of growth hormone found in plants

in′dole•a•ce′tic ac′id

(ˈɪn doʊl əˈsi tɪk, -ˈsɛt ɪk, ˌɪn-)
n.
a plant hormone, C10H9NO2, that promotes growth and root formation.
[1885–90]
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3]), heteroauxin (IAA), dormin (ABA), zeatin (ZT) and zeatin riboside (ZR).
Kogel and coworkers in 1934 purified heteroauxin (other auxin) from human urine; today, heteroauxin is known to be IAA.
Heteroauxin also means "other auxin," which is known today as indole-3-acetic acid (IAA).