menaquinone

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menaquinone (ˌmɛnəkwɪˈnəʊn)
 
n
Also: vitamin K2 a form of vitamin K synthesized by bacteria in the intestine or in putrefying organic matter
 
[C20: from me(thyl)-na(phtho)quinone]

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

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menaquinone  [%PREMIUM_LINK%]     (měn'ə-kwĭn'ōn', -kwī'nōn')  Pronunciation Key 
See vitamin K<sub>2</sub>.

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