Share this entry

Share this page

multivitamin

Line breaks: multi|vita¦min
Pronunciation: /mʌltiˈvɪtəmɪn
 
/

Definition of multivitamin in English:

noun

A pill, tablet, etc. containing a variety of vitamins: don’t think one multivitamin a day will supply the nutrients you’re missing
More example sentences
  • Isotretinoin is like vitamin A, so you should not take vitamin A pills or multivitamins with vitamin A while you are taking isotretinoin.
  • While most multivitamins and prenatal vitamins don't satisfy all your calcium needs, they generally do provide 100% of the daily recommended intake of vitamin D.
  • Vitamin supplements are widely used in elderly patients, and studies show that multivitamins, multivitamins plus minerals, and vitamin E are the most commonly used supplements.

Definition of multivitamin in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day tenebrous
Pronunciation: ˈtenəbrəs
adjective
dark; shadowy or obscure