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Their soluble fibre content also slows down glucose absorption. The Family Nutrition Workbook (1988)Oats contain a healthy soluble fibre which helps to lower harmful cholesterol in the blood. Stay Well This Winter (1989)We also need some fat to help absorb the fat soluble vitamins. The Family Nutrition Workbook (1988)Fat soluble vitamins need to be attached to fat molecules for absorption to occur. The Family Nutrition Workbook (1988)This means that eating a diet rich in soluble fibre may help to lower cholesterol as well as the risk of cancer. Times, Sunday Times (2008)No, it can be taken in soluble or tablet form. Times, Sunday Times (2012)If that is so, maybe the problem is not soluble. Times, Sunday Times (2014)You do have to really go for it though to eat 10g of soluble fibre a day. Times, Sunday Times (2011)They are good for protein which is filling and they have lots of soluble fibre which is also good at keeping you feeling full. The Sun (2010)All the fat soluble vitamins can be stored in the body and therefore do not need to be supplied religiously on a daily basis. The Family Nutrition Workbook (1988)Fat soluble vitamins are destroyed by frying, since foods reach their highest temperature with this method of cooking. The Family Nutrition Workbook (1988)It is also easily soluble. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It is also rich in fibre, mostly the soluble form of fibre that helps to carry excess cholesterol out of our systems. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It is not easily soluble or generously available in the soil, so a top-up can be helpful. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It's fat soluble and can be stored in soft fat tissues, which can make you unwell. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Follow this with an apple and a pear, both of which give you soluble fibre, which is filling. The Sun (2009)As a fat soluble vitamin, vitamin D is fairly stable and is comparatively resistant to heat and cooking processes. The Vitamin Fact Finder (1987)Hence, their interest in studying the environment provided by the first second of the big bang was less than enthusiastic; the soluble problems were more pressing. The Origin of the Universe (1995)
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Translations for 'soluble'
British English: soluble /ˈsɒljʊbl/ ADJECTIVE
A substance that is soluble will dissolve in a liquid.
The red dye is soluble in hot water.
- American English: soluble
- Arabic: قَابِلٌ لِلْذَوَبَان
- Brazilian Portuguese: solúvel
- Chinese: 可溶的
- Croatian: topljiv
- Czech: rozpustný
- Danish: opløselig
- Dutch: oplosbaar
- European Spanish: soluble
- Finnish: liukeneva
- French: soluble
- German: lösbar
- Greek: διαλυτός
- Italian: solubile
- Japanese: 溶ける
- Korean: 가용성의
- Norwegian: oppløselig
- Polish: rozpuszczalny
- European Portuguese: solúvel
- Romanian: solubil
- Russian: растворимый
- Spanish: soluble
- Swedish: löslig
- Thai: ซึ่งสามารถละลายได้
- Turkish: çözünür
- Ukrainian: розчинний
- Vietnamese: hòa tan được
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