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menaquinone

/ˌmɛnəkwɪˈnəʊn/
noun
1.
a form of vitamin K synthesized by bacteria in the intestine or in putrefying organic matter Also vitamin K2
Word Origin
C20: from me(thyl)-na(phtho)quinone
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menaquinone in Medicine

menaquinone men·a·quin·one (měn'ə-kwĭn'ōn', -kwī'nōn')
n.
Abbr. MK
See vitamin K2.

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menaquinone in Science
menaquinone
  (měn'ə-kwĭn'ōn', -kwī'nōn')   
See vitamin K<sub>2</sub>.

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