folacin
noun Etymology: folic acid + -in Date: 1949 folic acid

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • folacin — [fō′lə sin] n. [ FOL(IC) AC(ID) + IN1] FOLIC ACID …   English World dictionary

  • Folacin — Strukturformel Allgemeines Trivialname Vitamin B9 Vitamin B11 Andere Namen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • folacin — /fol euh sin/, n. Biochem. See folic acid. [1945 50; FOL(IC) AC(ID) + IN2] * * * …   Universalium

  • folacin — fo·la·cin fō lə sən n FOLIC ACID * * * fo·la·cin (foґlə sin) folic acid or derivatives with similar vitamin activity …   Medical dictionary

  • folacin — n. folic acid, one of the B vitamins …   English contemporary dictionary

  • folacin — [ fəʊləsɪn] noun another term for folic acid …   English new terms dictionary

  • folacin — fo·la·cin …   English syllables

  • folacin — n. = FOLIC ACID. Etymology: folic acid + IN …   Useful english dictionary

  • Folic acid — Folic acid …   Wikipedia

  • folic acid — vitamin Bc vitamin Bc n. a B vitamin that is essential for cell growth and reproduction. Also called {folic acid} Syn: vitamin M, folic acid, folacin, pteroylglutamic acid, pteroylmonoglutamic acid. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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