Definition of folacin in English:


Line breaks: fola|cin
Pronunciation: /ˈfəʊləsɪn


  • another term for folic acid.
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    • Folic acid, also known as folacin and pteroylglutamic acid, is one of the B-complex vitamins that interact with vitamin B12 for the synthesis of DNA.
    • Folic acid, also known generically as folate or folacin, is a member of the B-complex family of vitamins, and works in concert with vitamin B 12.
    • The stalks are a good source of vitamins C and A and provide plenty of folacin (another vitamin).

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