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Main Entry: vi·ta·min
Pronunciation: primarystressvimacrt-schwa-mschwan
Function: noun
: any of various substances that are necessary in very small amounts to the nutrition of most animals and some plants, that are important to the control of growth and development by activating and assisting in the function of enzymes, and that are present naturally in many foods or in some cases are produced within the body

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