macromineral

/mak'roh min"euhr euhl/, n. Nutrition.
any mineral required in the diet in relatively large amounts, esp. calcium, iron, magnesium, phosphorus, potassium, and zinc.
[MACRO- + MINERAL]

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Universalium. 2010.

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