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pyr·i·dox·ine

 (pĭr′ĭ-dŏk′sēn, -sĭn) also pyr·i·dox·in (-dŏk′sĭn)
n.
A pyridine derivative, C8H11NO3, that is one of several forms of vitamin B6 and is the form typically found in vitamin supplements and enriched foods.

pyridoxine

(ˌpɪrɪˈdɒksiːn) or

pyridoxin

n
(Elements & Compounds) biochem a derivative of pyridine that is a precursor of the compounds pyridoxal and pyridoxamine. Also: vitamin B6
[C20: from pyrid(ine) + ox(ygen) +-ine2]

pyr•i•dox•ine

(ˌpɪr ɪˈdɒk sin, -sɪn)

also pyr•i•dox•in

(-sɪn)

n.
a derivative of pyridine, required in forming hemoglobin and in preventing pellagra; vitamin B6.
[1935–40; pyrid (ine) + ox (ygen) + -ine2]

pyr·i·dox·ine

(pĭr′ĭ-dŏk′sēn)
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pyridoxine - a B vitamin that is essential for metabolism of amino acids and starchpyridoxine - a B vitamin that is essential for metabolism of amino acids and starch
B complex, B vitamin, B-complex vitamin, vitamin B, vitamin B complex, B - originally thought to be a single vitamin but now separated into several B vitamins
Translations

pyridoxine

n piridoxina
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