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folacin

fol·a·cin

folacin

 
pronunciation:
fo l sihn [or] fa l sihn
part of speech: noun
definition: a compound found in leafy green vegetables, essential in human nutrition for the production of blood cells, amino acids, and nucleic acids, and considered to be part of the vitamin B complex.