Definition of


  1. (noun, substance) an orange isomer of an unsaturated hydrocarbon found in many plants; is converted into vitamin A in the liver

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Synonyms of Carotin

carotene, provitamin a

Alternate forms of Carotin

Hyponyms: beta-carotene

Hypernyms: provitamin

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