cod-liver oil

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Synonyms for cod-liver oil

an oil obtained from the livers of cod and similar fishes

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Children given vitamin D, usually in the form of cod-liver oil, had an 80% reduced risk of becoming diabetic.
RESEARCH to discover whether cod-liver oil can reduce pain and inflammation in patients with arthritis is being carried out by scientists at the Cardiff School of Biosciences.
Half will be given pure cod-liver oil daily for 10 weeks prior to surgery and the other half will be given different fish oils.
SCIENTISTS have found new evidence that cod-liver oil is good for you.
They also poured out cod-liver oil and unscented and DMS-scented vegetable oil, which formed slicks on the water.