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phylloquinone

[fil-oh-kwi-nohn, -kwin-ohn] /ˌfɪl oʊ kwɪˈnoʊn, -ˈkwɪn oʊn/
noun, Biochemistry
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40; phyllo- + quinone
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phylloquinone

/ˌfɪləʊkwɪˈnəʊn/
noun
1.
a viscous fat-soluble liquid occurring in plants: essential for the production of prothrombin, required in blood clotting. Formula: C31H46O2 Also vitamin K1
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phylloquinone
  (fĭl'ə-kwĭn'ōn', -kwī'nōn')   
See vitamin K<sub>1</sub>.

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