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beta-carotene

noun [U] uk   /ˌbiː.təˈkær.ə.tiːn/  us   /ˌbeɪ.t̬əˈker-/ specialized
a form of carotene that the body is able to change into vitamin A, found especially in green, red, and orange vegetables
Translations of “beta-carotene”
in Chinese (Traditional) 胡蘿蔔素…
in Chinese (Simplified) 胡萝卜素…
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