[koh-luh-kal-sif-uh-rawl, -rol, kol-uh-]
Origin of cholecalciferol
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- a compound occurring naturally in fish-liver oils, used to treat rickets. Formula: C 27 H 44 OAlso: vitamin D 3 See also calciferol
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- vitamin D3
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- See vitamin D3.
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