cyanocobalamin

noun
cy·​a·​no·​co·​bal·​a·​min | \ ˌsī-ə-nō-kō-ˈba-lə-mən How to pronounce cyanocobalamin (audio) , sī-ˌa-nō- \
variants: or less commonly cyanocobalamine \ ˌsī-​ə-​nō-​kō-​ˈba-​lə-​ˌmēn How to pronounce cyanocobalamin (audio) , sī-​ˌa-​nō-​ \

Definition of cyanocobalamin

First Known Use of cyanocobalamin

1950, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for cyanocobalamin

cyan- + cobalt + vitamin

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“Cyanocobalamin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cyanocobalamin. Accessed 15 Jan. 2021.

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cyanocobalamin

noun
cy·​a·​no·​co·​bal·​a·​min | \ -kō-ˈbal-ə-mən How to pronounce cyanocobalamin (audio) \
variants: also cyanocobalamine \ -​ˌmēn How to pronounce cyanocobalamin (audio) \

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