Translation of carotene in Spanish:

carotene

caroteno, n.

Pronunciation /ˈkɛrəˌtin/ /ˈkarətiːn/

noun

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    caroteno masculine
    carotina feminine
    • In most cases, early spring grass will contain fairly high levels of carotene (precursor to vitamin A) and will adequately meet the cow's requirement.
    • The best defense then, is to provide a wide variety of fresh fruits and vegetables to gain as many nutrients as possible, while frequently offering those foods known to be high in carotene or vitamin A.
    • Laboratory tests only showed low carotene and vitamin A, indicating malabsorption.
    • Your body converts their carotene into Vitamin A, which it needs for proper vision.
    • Carotenoids are usually red, orange, or yellow pigments, and include the familiar compound carotene, which gives carrots their color.