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Related to cod-liver oil: fish liver oil
An oil obtained from the liver of cod and related fishes and used as a dietary source of vitamins A and D.
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cod-liver oilNutrition An oil from cod liver, rich in n-3 fatty acids, in particular eicosapentaenoic acid–EPA; 10 g of CLO contributes 1 g of EPA to the diet. See Eicosapentanoic acid, Fish oil.
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