vitamin B2

noun
\ -ˈbē-ˈtü How to pronounce vitamin B{inf}2{/inf} (audio) \

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Recent Examples on the Web But the authors also concluded that, apart from vitamin B2, levels of these vitamins were so low to begin with that milk wasn’t an important dietary source of them. Vitti Allender, Quartz, "The benefits of drinking raw milk are unclear—but the dangers are real," 13 Oct. 2019 And this nutrient-dense veggie is also loaded with riboflavin, (vitamin B2), which studies have found could reduce a woman's risk of developing PMS by 35%. 4. Amy Capetta, Woman's Day, "10 Foods That Fight Off ALL Your PMS Symptoms," 19 June 2015 His Washington-area surgeon, Dr. Rajesh Rajpal, treated his eye with riboflavin (or vitamin B2) drops for 30 minutes and then blasted it with ultraviolet light for another 30. Childs Walker, baltimoresun.com, "Ravens defensive tackle Brandon Williams seeing more clearly after surgery to combat eye condition," 14 Mar. 2018 Fox News notes that besides caffeine, coffee also contains vitamin B2, magnesium, potassium, and polyphenols (an antioxidant). Emily Price, Fortune, "Celebrating National Coffee Day May Have Some Health Benefits," 29 Sep. 2017

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1928, in the meaning defined above

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“Vitamin B2.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vitamin%20B2. Accessed 15 December 2019.

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vitamin B2

noun
\ -ˈbē-ˈtü How to pronounce vitamin B{inf}2{/inf} (audio) \

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