Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Derived from Ferula Narthex or asafetida.

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  • adjective (Chem.) Pertaining to, or derived from, asafetida (Ferula asafœtida).

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  • adjective organic chemistry Of or pertaining to ferulic acid or its derivatives

Etymologies

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From Ferula ("asafetida")

Examples

  • 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.

    Neil Zevnik: Cauliflower: Cinderella for Christmas

  • 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.

    Neil Zevnik: Cauliflower: Cinderella for Christmas

  • 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.

    Neil Zevnik: Cauliflower: Cinderella for Christmas

  • 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.

    Neil Zevnik: Cauliflower: Cinderella for Christmas

  • 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.

    Samuel S. Epstein: How to Sunbathe Safely

  • 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.

    You Being Beautiful

  • You can also include various small-molecule antioxidants such as ubiquinone and ferulic acid.

    You Being Beautiful

  • 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.

    You Being Beautiful

  • You can also include various small-molecule antioxidants such as ubiquinone and ferulic acid.

    You Being Beautiful

  • Their textural robustness comes from particular phenolic compounds in their cell walls ferulic acids that form bonds with the cell-wall carbohydrates and prevent them from being dissolved away during cooking.

    On Food and Cooking, The Science and Lore of the Kitchen

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