antiscorbutic vitamin

维生素 c

English-Chinese lightIndusrty dictionary (英汉轻工业大词典). 2013.

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  • antiscorbutic — 1. Preventive or curative of scurvy (scorbutus). 2. A treatment for scurvy ( e.g., vitamin C). * * * an·ti·scor·bu·tic skȯr byüt ik adj counteracting scurvy <the antiscorbutic vitamin is vitamin C> antiscorbutic …   Medical dictionary

  • antiscorbutic — adjective Date: 1725 counteracting scurvy < the antiscorbutic vitamin is vitamin C > • antiscorbutic noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • antiscorbutic acid — antiscorbutic acid, = vitamin C. (Cf. ↑vitamin C) …   Useful english dictionary

  • antiscorbutic acid — n. VITAMIN C * * * …   Universalium

  • antiscorbutic — [an΄tī skôr byo͞ot′ik, an΄tē skôr byo͞ot′ik, an΄tiskôr byo͞ot′ik] adj. that cures or prevents scurvy n. a remedy or preventive for scurvy, as vitamin C …   English World dictionary

  • antiscorbutic acid — n. VITAMIN C …   English World dictionary

  • Vitamin C — This article is about ascorbic acid as a nutrient; for its chemical properties, see the article ascorbic acid; for other uses, see the disambiguation page. Vitamin C …   Wikipedia

  • Vitamin-C — Strukturformel L Ascorbinsäure Allgemeines Trivialname Vitamin C Andere Namen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Vitamin C — Strukturformel L Ascorbinsäure Allgemeines Trivialname Vitamin C Andere Namen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • vitamin — One of a group of organic substances, present in minute amounts in natural foodstuffs, that are essential to normal metabolism; insufficient amounts in the diet may cause deficiency diseases. [L. vita, life, + amine] v. A 1. any β …   Medical dictionary

  • antiscorbutic — adj. prevents scurvy, cures scurvy (disease caused by lack of vitamin C) …   English contemporary dictionary

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