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# Vitamin D is called:

A
Ascorbic acid.
B
Calciferol or ergocalciferol.
C
Thiamine.
D
Riboflavin.

Solution

## The correct option is A Calciferol or ergocalciferol.Vitamin $$D$$ is called calciferol or ergocalciferol. lt is a steroid hormone that has long been known for its important role in regulating body levels of calcium and phosphorus, and in mineralization of bone.Vitamin $$D$$ in human body exist in two form :(I) Vitamin $$D_2$$, also called as ergocalciferol.(II) Vitamin $$D_3$$, also called as calciferol or cholecalciferol. Chemistry

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