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vitamin B2

noun [U] uk   /ˌvɪt.ə.mɪnˌbiːˈtuː/ us    /ˌvaɪ.t̬ə-/
a vitamin found in foods such as liver, milk, cheese, yeast, and whole grains. It is important for the production of energy in the cells and for the production of particular hormones.
Synonym
Vitamins and minerals
(Definition of vitamin B2 from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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