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phylloquinone

Pronunciation: fil'o-kwin'on, -kwi'non

Definition: The major form of vitamin K found in plants isolated from alfalfa; also prepared synthetically.

Synonym(s): phytomenadione, phytonadione, vitamin K1, vitamin K1(20)

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