Meaning of “folic acid” in the English Dictionary

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"folic acid" in British English

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folic acidnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌfəʊ.lɪk ˈæs.ɪd/ us /ˌfoʊ.lɪk ˈæs.ɪd/

a vitamin, found in the leaves of plants and in liver, that is needed by the body for the production of red blood cells

(Definition of “folic acid” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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