phylloquinone

Isolated from alfalfa; also prepared synthetically; major form of vitamin K found in plants. SYN: phytomenadione, phytonadione, vitamin K1, vitamin K1(20).

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phyl·lo·qui·none .fil-ō-kwin-'ōn, -'kwin-.ōn n VITAMIN K (1a)

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phyl·lo·quin·one (fil″o-kwinґōn) phytonadione.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • Phylloquinone — IUPAC name 2 methyl 3 [(2E) 3,7,11,15 tetramethylhexadec 2 en 1 yl]naphthoquinone …   Wikipedia

  • Phylloquinone — Structure de la phylloquinone Général Nom IUPAC 2 méthyl 3 [(2E) 3,7,11,15 tétramethylhexadéc …   Wikipédia en Français

  • phylloquinone — ● phylloquinone nom féminin Naphtoquinone C31H46O2, qui est la vitamine K1 antihémorragique …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • phylloquinone — filochinonas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis 2 metil 1,4 naftochinono darinys su izoprenoidine grandine trečiojoje padėtyje. atitikmenys: angl. phylloquinone; vitamin K rus. витамин K; филлохинон ryšiai: sinonimas – vitaminas K …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • phylloquinone — /fil oh kwi nohn , kwin ohn/, n. Biochem. See vitamin K1. [1935 40; PHYLLO + QUINONE] * * * …   Universalium

  • phylloquinone — noun a) A polycyclic aromatic ketone, based on 2 methyl 1,4 naphthoquinone. b) Vitamin K Syn: phytonadione, phytomenadione See Also: naphthoquinone …   Wiktionary

  • phylloquinone — n. vitamin K 1 …   English contemporary dictionary

  • phylloquinone — [ˌfɪlə(ʊ) kwɪnəʊn] noun Biochemistry vitamin K1, a compound found in cabbage, spinach, and other leafy green vegetables, and essential for the blood clotting process …   English new terms dictionary

  • phylloquinone — phyl·lo·quinone …   English syllables

  • phylloquinone — phyl•lo•qui•none [[t]ˌfɪl oʊ kwɪˈnoʊn, ˈkwɪn oʊn[/t]] n. biochem. nut vitamin K1. • Etymology: 1935–40 …   From formal English to slang

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