folic

[ foh-lik, fol-ik ]
/ ˈfoʊ lɪk, ˈfɒl ɪk /

adjective

of or derived from folic acid.

Origin of folic

< Latin fol(ium) folium + -ic
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Examples from the Web for folic

  • They're aye put oot, a time or twa, an' they gang to folic that ken them, an' syne they tak' to ithers.

    Greyfriars Bobby|Eleanor Atkinson
  • Iron deficiency can cause anemia, as can vitamin B12 or folic acid deficiency.