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Synonyms for carotene

Noun

1. provitamin A, carotene, carotin, provitamin
usage: an orange isomer of an unsaturated hydrocarbon found in many plants; is converted into vitamin A in the liver
2. carotene, carotenoid
usage: yellow or orange-red fat-soluble pigments in plants
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