vitamin A Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “vitamin A” in the English Dictionary

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vitamin Anoun [U]

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a ​vitaminfound in ​foods such as ​butter, ​egg yolk, ​milk, and ​fishoils, or ​produced in the ​body from the carotene in ​greenvegetables with a lot of ​leaves or in ​orangevegetables. It is ​important for ​normalgrowth, ​healthyskin, and the ​ability to ​see well, ​especially at ​night.
(Definition of vitamin A from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “vitamin A”
in Chinese (Simplified) 维生素 A…
in Chinese (Traditional) 維生素 A…
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