cobalamin

noun
co·​bal·​a·​min | \ kō-ˈba-lə-mən How to pronounce cobalamin (audio) \

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First Known Use of cobalamin

1956, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for cobalamin

cobalt + vitamin

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“Cobalamin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cobalamin. Accessed 14 May. 2021.

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cobalamin

noun
co·​bal·​a·​min | \ kō-ˈbal-ə-mən How to pronounce cobalamin (audio) \
variants: also cobalamine \ -​ˌmēn How to pronounce cobalamin (audio) \

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