Definitions

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  • adj. Of, relating to or derived from orthosilicic acid.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Designating the form of silicic acid having the normal or highest number of hydroxyl groups.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • A word used only in the following phrase.

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Examples

  • The type of silicon in beer, called orthosilicic acid, has a 50 percent bioavailability, meaning that much is available for use in the body.

    Livescience.com

  • Choline-stabilized orthosilicic acid ch-OSA, Jarrow Formulas BioSil, www.jarrow.com.

    Forever Young

  • Other studies show that nutritional supplements such as silicon in the form of choline-stabilized orthosilicic acid improves the bone health benefits of both calcium and vitamin D.

    Forever Young

  • ~ Silicon forms two simple acids, orthosilicic acid

    An Elementary Study of Chemistry

  • ~ A number of salts of the orthosilicic and metasilicic acids occur in nature.

    An Elementary Study of Chemistry

  • ~ Silicon has the power to form a great many complex acids which may be regarded as derived from the union of several molecules of the orthosilicic acid, with the loss of water.

    An Elementary Study of Chemistry

  • Silicon is present in beer in the soluble form of orthosilicic acid (OSA), which yields 50% bioavailability, making beer a major contributor to silicon intake in the Western diet.

    RedOrbit News - Technology

  • The National Institutes of Health say dietary silicon, as soluble orthosilicic acid, may be important for the growth and development of bone and connective tissue, and beer appears to be a major contributor to orthosilicic acid intake.

    Hispanic Business Magazine

  • Silicon is present in beer in the soluble form of orthosilicic acid, which yields 50 percent bioavailability, making beer a major contributor to silicon intake in the Western diet

    Hispanic Business Magazine

  • Silicon is present in beer in the soluble form of orthosilicic acid (OSA), up to half of which can be absorbed by the body making beer a major contributor to silicon intake in the Western diet.

    Telegraph.co.uk: news, business, sport, the Daily Telegraph newspaper, Sunday Telegraph

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