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antivitamin

[an-tee-vahy-tuh-min, an-tahy- or, British, -vit-uh-min] /ˌæn tiˈvaɪ tə mɪn, ˌæn taɪ- or, British, -ˈvɪt ə mɪn/
noun, Biochemistry.
1.
any substance that interferes with the action of a vitamin.
Origin of antivitamin
1925-1930
First recorded in 1925-30; anti- + vitamin
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anti-vitamin in Medicine

antivitamin an·ti·vi·ta·min (ān'tē-vī'tə-mĭn, ān'tī-)
n.
A substance that prevents a vitamin from exerting its typical metabolic effects.

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