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/ˈvītəmən/,
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vitamins, plural;
  1. Any of a group of organic compounds that are essential for normal growth and nutrition and are required in small quantities in the diet because they cannot be synthesized by the body


  1. any of a group of organic substances essential in small quantities to normal metabolism
  2. A vitamin is an organic compound required as a nutrient in tiny amounts by an organism.Lieberman, S, Bruning, N (1990). The Real Vitamin & Mineral Book. NY: Avery Group, 3. ...
  3. (Vitamin-S) Vitamin S is a free improvisation collective founded in 2000 in Auckland, New Zealand. It engages in performance, workshops, and community outreach and education, and facilitates such improvised music festivals as the annual Sound Invention Convention and other events. ...
  4. (Vitamin S (song)) "Vitamin S" is a song by Jamaican singer Baby Cham originally released in 2004 as a single and later released on his 2006 album Ghetto Story. The song's title is a slang term for sex.
  5. (Vitamins (short story)) "Vitamins" is a short story by Raymond Carver that was originally published in 1984 in his collection titled Cathedral.
  6. Any of a specific group of organic compounds essential in small quantities for healthy human growth, metabolism, development, and body function; found in minute amounts in plant and animal foods or sometimes produced synthetically; deficiencies of specific vitamins produce specific disorders
  7. (Vitamin S) Anabolic steroids. See also: Juice, gym candy.
  8. (Vitamins) Organic compounds that are vital to Tile, indispensable to bodily function, and needed in minute amounts. They are calorie-free essential nutrients. Many of them function as coenzymes. supporting a multitude of biological functions. ...
  9. (Vitamins) are essential for maintaining and sustaining our body.  Vitamins are organic substances, that is, they are manufactured plants and/or animals, and we need to eat these plants and/or animals (or animals that feed on these plants or animals) to obtain these vitamins.
  10. Foods containing vitamins A, D, E, K, and some of the B complex group are necessary in diets to maintain healthy skin and hair.
  11. (Vitamins) Naturally found in plants and animals, vitamins are vital to growth, energy, and nerve function. There are two types of vitamins used by the body to support health: fat-soluble and water-soluble.
  12. (Vitamins) Nutrients required in tiny amounts for essential metabolic reactions in he body. The term vitamin does not include other essential nutrients such as dietary minerals, essential fatty acids, or essential amino acids. ...
  13. (Vitamins) organic substances that occur in many foods that are essential to the nutrition and normal metabolic functioning of the body. They may be water-soluble or fat-soluble.
  14. (vitamins) A diverse group of organic molecules that are required for metabolic reactions and generally cannot be synthesized in the body.
  15. (vitamins) organic molecules that are essential to our bodies but only in very small quantities.  Vitamins do not, in themselves, provide energy, but they help our bodies carry out metabolic processes to make energy.
  16. (vitamins) Essential organic compounds required in trace amounts for normal growth and metabolism in the body. Scientists are just beginning to understand the important roles of vitamins in the health of eyes. ...
  17. (Vitamins) Essential substances needed for proper body functioning.
  18. (vitamins) Organic molecules essential for life that we cannot make for ourselves; we must get them from our diet; they act as enzyme cofactors.
  19. (Vitamins) The building blocks of the body. Vitamins do not supply energy, but are necessary for proper health.
  20. Vitamins are natural, organic substances given letter designations (A, B1 to B12, C, D, E and K). Proper quantities of vitamins are essential to good health, and daily dietary supplements can help your body consistently get the vitamins it needs.
  21. (VITAMINS) And god said, “Behold, I have given you every herb bearing seed, which is upon the face of all the earth, and every tree, in the which is the fruit of a tree yielding seed, to you it shall be for meat . . . . Genesis 1:29, 30.
  22. (Vitamins) (vy tah minz) n. Any roll endurance exercise. see infinity roll
  23. (Vitamins) Any micro-nutrients needed for continued good health of an organism. Many products are sold for specific animals.
  24. (Vitamins) Any of various relatively complex organic substances found in plant and animal tissue and required in small quantities for controlling metabolic processes.
  25. (Vitamins) Chemical substances found in food that are necessary for healthy body growth, function and tissue repair.