bioflavinoid
bioflavinoid i`o*flav"in*oid n. a vitamin that maintains the resistance of cell and capillary walls to permeation; -- called also {vitamin P} and {citrin}. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • bioflavinoid — noun a vitamin that maintains the resistance of cell and capillary walls to permeation • Syn: ↑vitamin P, ↑citrin • Hypernyms: ↑water soluble vitamin …   Useful english dictionary

  • citrin — bioflavinoid i o*flav in*oid n. a vitamin that maintains the resistance of cell and capillary walls to permeation; called also {vitamin P} and {citrin}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • vitamin P — bioflavinoid i o*flav in*oid n. a vitamin that maintains the resistance of cell and capillary walls to permeation; called also {vitamin P} and {citrin}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • citrin — n. a vitamin that maintains the resistance of cell and capillary walls to permeation; called also {vitamin P}. Syn: vitamin P, bioflavinoid. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • vitamin p — n. a water soluble vitamin that maintains the resistance of cell and capillary walls to permeation. Syn: bioflavinoid, citrin.) [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • vitamin P — citrin citrin n. a vitamin that maintains the resistance of cell and capillary walls to permeation; called also {vitamin P}. Syn: vitamin P, bioflavinoid. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hesperidin — /he sper i din/, n. Biochem. a crystallizable, bioflavinoid glycoside, C28H34O15, occurring in most citrus fruits, esp. in the spongy envelope of oranges and lemons. [1830 40; < NL; see HESPERIDES, IN2] * * * …   Universalium

  • hesperidin — hes•per•i•din [[t]hɛˈspɛr ɪ dɪn[/t]] n. biochem. a crystallizable, bioflavinoid glycoside, C28H34O15, occurring in most citrus fruits, esp. in the spongy envelope of oranges and lemons • Etymology: 1830–40; Hesperid(es)+ in I …   From formal English to slang

  • vitamin P — noun a vitamin that maintains the resistance of cell and capillary walls to permeation • Syn: ↑bioflavinoid, ↑citrin • Hypernyms: ↑water soluble vitamin …   Useful english dictionary

  • water-soluble vitamin — noun any vitamin that is soluble in water • Hypernyms: ↑vitamin • Hyponyms: ↑B complex vitamin, ↑B complex, ↑vitamin B complex, ↑vitamin B, ↑B vitamin, ↑B, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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