tocopherol[tō käf′ər ôl, -ōl′]
Origin: from Glassical Greek tokos (see tocology) plush pherein, to bear plush -ol
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Origin: Greek tokos, offspring; see tocology + Greek pherein, to carry; see bher-1 in Indo-European roots + -ol1.
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