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vitamin K2

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noun
  1. a light-yellow, crystalline solid, C41H56O2, having properties similar to those of vitamin K1.
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British Dictionary definitions for vitamin k2

vitamin K2

noun
  1. another name for menaquinone
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vitamin k2 in Medicine

vitamin K2

n.
  1. Any of various yellowish crystalline compounds isolated from putrefied fish meal or from various intestinal bacteria and used to stop hemorrhaging.menaquinone
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vitamin k2 in Science

vitamin K2

  1. A form of vitamin K that is synthesized by bacteria in the intestine and is also found in fish and other foods. Also called menaquinone. Chemical formula: C41H56O2.
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