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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A liquid alcohol, C20H40O, used in the synthesis of vitamins E and K.

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  • n. The diterpenoid alcohol (2E,7R,11R)-3,7,11,15-tetramethyl-2-hexadecen-1-ol derived from chlorophyll

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