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Meaning of "vitamin B6" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF VITAMIN B6

vitamin B6  [ˈvɪtəmɪn ˈbiːˈsɪks] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF VITAMIN B6

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Vitamin B6 is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES VITAMIN B6 MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Vitamin B6

Vitamin B6 is a water-soluble vitamin and is part of the vitamin B complex group. Several forms of the vitamin are known, but pyridoxal phosphate is the active form and is a cofactor in many reactions of amino acid metabolism, including transamination, deamination, and decarboxylation. PLP also is necessary for the enzymatic reaction governing the release of glucose from glycogen.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH VITAMIN B6


basics
ˈbeɪsɪks
classics
ˈklæsɪks
coccyx
ˈkɒksɪks
eighty-six
ˌeɪtɪˈsɪks
Essex
ˈɛsɪks
forensics
fəˈrɛnsɪks
kinesics
kɪˈniːsɪks
PYY3-36
ˌpiːwaɪwaɪˌθriːθɜːtɪˈsɪks
RU486
ˌɑːjuːˌfɔːreɪtˈsɪks
six
sɪks
Sussex
ˈsʌsɪks
Wessex
ˈwɛsɪks

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE VITAMIN B6

vitamin A
vitamin A1
vitamin A2
vitamin B
vitamin B complex
vitamin B1
vitamin B12
vitamin B2
vitamin C
vitamin D
vitamin D1
vitamin D2
vitamin D3
vitamin deficiency
vitamin deficiency disease
vitamin E
vitamin G
vitamin H
vitamin K
vitamin K1

Synonyms and antonyms of vitamin B6 in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «vitamin B6» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF VITAMIN B6

Find out the translation of vitamin B6 to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of vitamin B6 from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «vitamin B6» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

维生素B6
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

vitamina B6
570 millions of speakers

English

vitamin B6
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

विटामिन बी -6
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

فيتامين B6
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

витамин В6
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

vitamina B6
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ভিটামিন বি 6
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

vitamine B6
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Vitamin B6
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Vitamin B6
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ビタミンB6
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

비타민 B6
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Vitamin B6
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

vitamin B6
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

வைட்டமின் B6
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

व्हिटॅमिन बी 6
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Vitamin B6
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

vitamina B6
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

witamina B6
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

вітамін В6
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

vitamina B6
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

βιταμίνη Β6
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

vitamien B6
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

vitamin B6
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

vitamin B6
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of vitamin B6

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «VITAMIN B6»

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about vitamin B6

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «VITAMIN B6»

Discover the use of vitamin B6 in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to vitamin B6 and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Vitamin B6 therapy
Written in non-medical language, this book offers comprehensive information how to get enough B6 in the diet, and how to supplement to alleviate specific disorders.
John Marion Ellis, Jean Pamplin, 1999
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Dietary Reference Intakes for Thiamin, Riboflavin, Niacin, ...
Adequate Intakes (AIs). These are used instead of RDAs when an EAR cannot be calculated. Both the RDA and the AI may be used as goals for individual intake. Tolerable Upper Intake Levels (ULs).
A Report of the Standing Committee on the Scientific Evaluation of Dietary Reference Intakes and its Panel on Folate, Other B Vitamins, and Choline and Subcommittee on Upper Reference Levels of Nutrients, Food and Nutrition Board, Institute of Medicine, 2000
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Biochemistry and Molecular Biology of Vitamin B6 and ...
Since the first international meeting on Vitamin B6 involvement in catalysis took place in 1962, there have been periodic meetings every three or four years.
Ana Iriarte, Herbert M. Kagan, Marino Martinez-Carrion, 2000
4
Understanding Nutrition
Most protein-rich foods such as meat, fish, and poultry provide ample vitamin B6; some vegetables and fruits are good sources, too. A surge of research in the last decade has revealed that vitamin B6 influences cognitive performance, immune ...
Eleanor Whitney, Sharon Rady Rolfes, 2010
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Sports Nutrition: Vitamins and Trace Elements, Second Edition
A. EXERCISE-RELATED METABOLIC FUNCTIONS As mentioned above, vitamin B6 (pyridoxine) has a number of functions related to energy metabolism and, thus , to exercise.16"20 First, vitamin B6 is required for the metabolism of proteins ...
Ira Wolinsky, Judy A. Driskell, 2005
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Vitamins In Foods: Analysis, Bioavailability, and Stability
Supplementation of human diets with pectin (15 g supplement/day) had no effect on vitamin B6 utilization [67]. Although the pectin supplement stimulated the synthesis of vitamin B6 by the intestinal microflora, the newly synthesized vitamin  ...
George F.M. Ball, 2005
7
Biotechnology of Vitamins, Pigments and Growth Factors
A number of microbiological procedures are established for the estimation of vitamin B6. The method with Saccharomyces cerevisiae (S. carlsbergensis, S. uvarum) is widely used for the assay of total vitamin B6 in non-esterified form.
Erick J. Vandamme, 1989
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Vitamin Analysis for the Health and Food Sciences, Second ...
In 1934, Gyorgy identified vitamin B6 as a curative factor for a characteristic dermatitis in rats. The vitamin was isolated in the pure crystalline state in 1938 by several researchers. Gyorgy named the vitamin pyridoxine, which was structurally ...
Ronald R. Eitenmiller, W. O. Landen, Jr, Lin Ye, 2007
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Handbook of Vitamins, Third Edition
JAMES E. LEKLEM Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon I. INTRODUCTION AND HISTORY Vitamin B6 is unique among the water-soluble vitamins with respect to the numerous functions it serves and its metabolism and chemistry.
Robert B. Rucker, John W. Suttie, Donald B. McCormick, 2001
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European Drug Index: European Drug Registrations, Fourth Edition
Pyridoxin! hydrochloridum 10mg-1ml (A11HA02) (BG) Vitamin B6 (Sopharma Sofia) film tab.: Pyridoxin! hydrochloridum 25mg (A1 1HA02) (BG) Vitamin b6inj 2ml/50mg: pyridoxini hydrochloridum 50mg (A1 1 HA02) (CZ) Vitamin B6 20mg ...
Muller, 1998

7 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «VITAMIN B6»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term vitamin B6 is used in the context of the following news items.
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Vitamin B12 and Folic Acid Not Miracle Brain-Boosters
Vitamin B12 and folic acid may not offer the kind of brain boost to seniors suggested ... that found that vitamin B12, vitamin B6, and folic acid supplements did not ... «Healthline, Nov 14»
2
10 nutrients that can lift your spirits
Not only are foods rich in vitamins, minerals and fatty acids healthful, but studies .... Vitamin B6 helps the production of neurotransmitters (which send messages ... «Washington Post, Jan 14»
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More Evidence Against Vitamin Use
Use of multivitamins, vitamin B6, folic acid, iron, magnesium, zinc and copper were all associated with increased risk of death. The findings translate to a 2.4 ... «New York Times, Oct 11»
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Vitamins linked with higher death risk in older women
When it comes to vitamins, it appears you could have too much of a good thing, say ... Multivitamins, folic acid, vitamin B6, magnesium, zinc, copper and iron in ... «BBC News, Oct 11»
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Low Vitamin B12 May Speed Brain Shrinkage
Last year, the U.K. research team also reported findings from a small clinical trial showing that people who took supplements containing vitamin B12, vitamin B6, ... «WebMD, Sep 11»
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Top 5 Health Benefits of Vitamin B6
Vitamins are organic nutrients essential for the proper functioning of the body and healthy living. They work chemically with enzymes and help the process of ... «NewsMax.com, Feb 11»
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Vitamin B6 Linked to Lower Lung Cancer Risk
June 15, 2010 -- Having higher blood levels of vitamin B6 and the amino acid methionine both appear to reduce lung cancer risk in smokers and nonsmokers ... «WebMD, Jun 10»

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« EDUCALINGO. Vitamin B6 [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/vitamin-b6>. Aug 2019 ».
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