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thi·a·mine(thī′ə-mĭn, -mēn′) also thi·a·min (-mĭn)
A vitamin, C12H17ClN4OS, of the vitamin B complex, found in beans, whole grains, meat, and yeast, and necessary for carbohydrate metabolism and normal neural activity. Also called vitamin B1.
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|Noun||1.||thiamin - a B vitamin that prevents beriberi; maintains appetite and growth|
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