phylloquinone

phylloquinone

[fil-oh-kwi-nohn, -kwin-ohn]
noun Biochemistry.

Origin:
1935–40; phyllo- + quinone

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phylloquinone (ˌfɪləʊkwɪˈnəʊn)
 
n
Also: vitamin K1 a viscous fat-soluble liquid occurring in plants: essential for the production of prothrombin, required in blood clotting. Formula: C31H46O2

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phylloquinone  [%PREMIUM_LINK%]     (fĭl'ə-kwĭn'ōn', -kwī'nōn')  Pronunciation Key 
See vitamin K<sub>1</sub>.

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