Definition of 'folic'

See related content

Pronunciation Playlists
Pronunciation Playlists
Word of the day : minimoto
Word of the day : minimoto
NEW from Collins!
NEW from Collins!
Easy Learning English Grammar
Easy Learning English Grammar

Example sentences containing 'folic'

These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
Folic acid, also known as folate, isn't a medicine. The Sun (2006)Folic acid is vital in reducing miscarriages and preventing birth defects. The Sun (2014)The unknown effect of excessive folic acid consumption on cancer risk also caused concern. Times, Sunday Times (2007)A good multivitamin supplement that includes folic acid will also be beneficial. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Evidence that boosting levels further with folic acid supplements cuts birth defects is long-standing. Times, Sunday Times (2006)We need folate, or folic acid, for healthy nerves. The Sun (2012)In some cases, the folic acid group actually showed improvements over the three years. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Take 400-600 mcg of folic acid daily. Houston Chronicle (2008)Nutrition experts last month urged ministers to add folic acid to bread and flour. The Sun (2015)For folic acid, you should eat fortified-bran breakfast cereals, spinach, broccoli, lettuce and avocado. Times, Sunday Times (2006)


Definition of folic from the Collins English Dictionary
Create an account and sign in to access this FREE content
Register now or login in to access