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cholecalciferol

[koh-luh-kal-sif-uh-rawl, -rol, kol-uh-] /ˌkoʊ lə kælˈsɪf əˌrɔl, -ˌrɒl, ˌkɒl ə-/
noun
1.
Origin of cholecalciferol
1930-1935
1930-35; chole- + calci- + -fer + -ol1
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British Dictionary definitions for cholecalciferol

cholecalciferol

/ˌkəʊlɪkælˈsɪfəˌrɒl/
noun
1.
a compound occurring naturally in fish-liver oils, used to treat rickets. Formula: C27H44O Also vitamin D3 See also calciferol
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cholecalciferol in Medicine

cholecalciferol cho·le·cal·cif·er·ol (kō'lĭ-kāl-sĭf'ə-rôl', -rōl')
n.
See vitamin D3.

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cholecalciferol in Science
cholecalciferol
  (kō'lĭ-kāl-sĭf'ə-rôl', -rōl')   
See vitamin D3.

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