lactoflavin

[ lak-toh-fley-vin, lak-toh-fley- ]
/ ˌlæk toʊˈfleɪ vɪn, ˈlæk toʊˌfleɪ- /

noun Biochemistry.


Nearby words

  1. lacto-ovo-vegetarian,
  2. lacto-vegetarian,
  3. lactobacillus,
  4. lactocele,
  5. lactoferrin,
  6. lactogen,
  7. lactogenesis,
  8. lactogenic,
  9. lactogenic hormone,
  10. lactoglobulin

Origin of lactoflavin

First recorded in 1930–35; lacto- + -flavin

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British Dictionary definitions for lactoflavin

lactoflavin

/ (ˌlæktəʊˈfleɪvɪn) /

noun

a less common name for riboflavin
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Medicine definitions for lactoflavin

lactoflavin

[ lăktə-flā′vĭn, lăk′tə-flā- ]

n.

riboflavin

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