Word Focus

focusing on words and literature

Definitions and Synonyms of carotene | Another word for carotene | What is carotene?

Definition 1: an orange isomer of an unsaturated hydrocarbon found in many plants; is converted into vitamin A in the liver - [noun denoting substance]

Synonyms for carotene in the sense of this definition

(carotene is a kind of ...) vitamin precursor; a substance that is converted into a vitamin in animal tissues

(... is a kind of carotene ) an isomer of carotene that is found in dark green and dark yellow fruits and vegetables

Definition 2: yellow or orange-red fat-soluble pigments in plants - [noun denoting substance]

(carotene is a kind of ...) any of a class of highly unsaturated yellow to red pigments occurring in plants and animals

More words

Another word for carom

Another word for carolus linnaeus

Another word for carolus

Another word for caroller

Another word for carolinian

Another word for carotenemia

Another word for carotenoid

Another word for carothers

Another word for carotid

Another word for carotid artery

Other word for carotid artery

carotid artery meaning and synonyms

How to pronounce carotid artery