Share this entry
folacin Line breaks: fola|cin
Pronunciation: /ˈfəʊləsɪn/

Definition of folacin in English:


Another term for folic acid.
Example sentences
  • 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).
Definition of folacin in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources