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Definition of "ferulic" [fe•ru•lic]

  • Of or pertaining to ferulic acid or its derivatives (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "ferulic" in a sentence
  • "The antioxidant brigade is led by Vitamin C, followed by dogged foot-soldiers including beta-carotene, beta-cryptoxanthin, quercitin, ferulic acid and kaempferol, all of which not only fight cancer but assist the body in its detoxification activities."
  • "These range from SoyScreen, a 'green' sunscreen, based on ferulic acid and soybean oil, to sulforaphane, a broccoli ingredient that significantly reduces ultraviolet light damage."
  • "New antioxidants include ferulic acid, idebenone, ubiquinone coenzyme Q10, alpha lipoic acid, and resveratrol and are already making their way into our friendly neighborhood counters."