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supplementation

[suhp-luh-men-tey-shuh n, -muh n-] /ˌsʌp lə mɛnˈteɪ ʃən, -mən-/
noun
1.
the act or process of supplementing.
2.
the state of being supplemented.
3.
something that supplements.
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55; supplement + -ation
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  • Studies involving leptin supplementation in humans have been done.
  • Iron supplementation improves learning, memory, and cognitive test performance in adolescents who have low levels of iron.
  • Mannose supplementation has produced some benefits in a couple of the type i subtypes.

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