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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A certain substance needed by the body to keep healthy.

Usage examples (36)
  • Make sure to get enough vitamin C to stay healthy during flu season.
  • The name of the vitamin comes from the Greek word pantos, meaning "everywhere."
  • The term vitamin D applies to several members of a group of steroid prohormone molecules.
  • The term vitamin is derived from the words vital and amine, because vitamins are required for life and were … for more
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