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pro•vi•ta•min



Pronunciation: (prō-vī'tu-min; Brit. also prō-vit'u-min), [key]
n. Biochem.
a substance that an organism can transform into a vitamin, as carotene, which is converted to vitamin A in the liver.

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provisoryprovitamin A
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