antivitamin

noun
an·​ti·​vi·​ta·​min | \ ˈan-ti-ˌvī-tə-mən How to pronounce antivitamin (audio) , ˈan-tī- How to pronounce antivitamin (audio) , British usually -ˌvi- \

Definition of antivitamin

: a substance that makes a vitamin metabolically ineffective

First Known Use of antivitamin

1927, in the meaning defined above

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“Antivitamin.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/antivitamin. Accessed 17 January 2020.

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antivitamin

noun
an·​ti·​vi·​ta·​min | \ ˈant-i-ˌvīt-ə-mən, ˈan-ˌtī-, British usually -ˌvit- \

Medical Definition of antivitamin

: a substance that makes a vitamin metabolically ineffective

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