beta carotene

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A nutrient converted by the body to vitamin A. Valuable sources include orange fruits and vegetables, such as apricots, canteloupes, and carrots, as well as leafy green vegetables, such as broccoli and spinach. Beta carotene lacks the toxicity of vitamin A.

beta carotene

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