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[ptero(ic acid), an amino acid (pterin, a chemical compound derived from pteridine, a compound first identified in butterflies' wings from Greek pteron, wing; see pet- in Indo-European roots + -oic) + -yl + glutamic acid.]
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|Noun||1.||pteroylglutamic acid - a B vitamin that is essential for cell growth and reproduction|
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