noun ki·tol \ˈkēˌtȯl, -tōl\

Definition of kitol



  1. :  a crystalline alcohol C40H58(OH)2 obtainable especially from whale-liver oil and capable of yielding vitamin A (as by heating)

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Origin and Etymology of kitol

irregular from Greek kētos sea monster, whale + English -ol

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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