alpha-tocopheral

noun
a potent form of vitamin E obtained from germ oils or by synthesis
Hypernyms: ↑vitamin E, ↑tocopherol, ↑E

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  • vitamin E — noun a fat soluble vitamin that is essential for normal reproduction; an important antioxidant that neutralizes free radicals in the body (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑tocopherol, ↑E • Hypernyms: ↑fat soluble vitamin, ↑antioxidant • Hyponyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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