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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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The type of silicon in beer, called orthosilicic acid, has a 50 percent bioavailability, meaning that much is available for use in the body.
Choline-stabilized orthosilicic acid ch-OSA, Jarrow Formulas BioSil, www.jarrow.com.
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.
~ Silicon forms two simple acids, orthosilicic acid
~ A number of salts of the orthosilicic and metasilicic acids occur in nature.
~ 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.
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.
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.
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
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.