vitamer

noun
vi·​ta·​mer | \ ˈvīt-ə-mər How to pronounce vitamer (audio) \

Medical Definition of vitamer

: any of two or more compounds that relieve a particular vitamin deficiency also : a structural analog of a vitamin

Other Words from vitamer

vitameric \ ˌvīt-​ə-​ˈmer-​ik How to pronounce vitameric (audio) \ adjective

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“Vitamer.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/vitamer. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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