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vitamins
Subject Category
S Biological Sciences
W Physical and Chemical Sciences
Definition
Organic substances that are required in small amounts for maintenance and growth, but which cannot be manufactured by the human body.
Definition Source
Medical Subject Headings
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/17269.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/17269
Used For
micronutrients (dietary vitamins)
Broader Term
biochemical compounds
Narrower Term
fat soluble vitamins
water-soluble vitamins
Related Term
nutrient intake
provitamins
vitamin deficiencies
vitamin status
Spanish
vitaminas
Term Number
17269