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vitamin B6

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1930-35 Unabridged
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vitamin B6

another name for pyridoxine
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vitamin B6 in Medicine

vitamin B6 n.
Pyridoxine and related compounds.

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vitamin B6 in Science
vitamin B6  
Any of several water-soluble pyridine derivatives, especially pyridoxine, that are coenzymes in amino acid synthesis and are important in protein and fat metabolism and in healthy nerve function. Vitamin B6 is found in liver, whole-grain foods, fish, yeast, and many vegetables.
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