Definition of vitamin M in English:

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vitamin M

noun

chiefly US
Another term for folic acid.
Example sentences
  • In addition, increase the amount of chalk and vitamin M in your diet.
  • Lettuce contains large amounts of the vitamins A, K and C and contains a little bit less vitamin M.
  • Folic acid (the anion form is called folate) is a B-complex vitamin (once called vitamin M) that is important in preventing neural tube defects in the developing human fetus.

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