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Synonyms for caroteneˈkær əˌtin; -tɪn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. provitamin A, carotene, carotin(noun)

    an orange isomer of an unsaturated hydrocarbon found in many plants; is converted into vitamin A in the liver

    Synonyms:
    carotin, provitamin A, carotene

  2. carotene(noun)

    yellow or orange-red fat-soluble pigments in plants

    Synonyms:
    carotin, provitamin A

Wiktionary

  1. carotene(noun)

    Synonyms:
    E160

  2. carotene(noun)

    A class of tetraterpene plant pigments; they vary in colour from yellow, through orange to red, this colour originating in a chain of alternating single and double bonds.

    Synonyms:
    E160

  3. carotene(noun)

    Specifically, a number of isomers of tetraterpene hydrocarbons, CH, (especially beta-carotene), present in carrots etc, which are converted into vitamin A in the liver.

    Synonyms:
    E160

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. carotene

    Synonyms:
    See Beta carotene


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