- para-aminobenzoic acid.
Examples from the Web for paba
Historical Examples of paba
"There is no other, this is the last," answered the Paba sadly.The Stories of El Dorado
Frona Eunice Wait
They were not to be attributed to the paba: works so wondrous could not have been done in one lifetime.
I never saw him before; nor, until I told the story to the tzin, did I know the paba.
Your slave, O king, is not learned as a paba, and therefore believed him.
Not yet was she to see a human being other than the paba,—not even the great king.
- para-aminobenzoic acid
- Para-aminobenzoic acid; a crystalline para form of aminobenzoic acid that is part of the vitamin B complex, is required by many organisms for the formation of folic acids, and is widely used in sunscreens to absorb ultraviolet light.vitamin Bx
- Short for para-aminobenzoic acid. A crystalline form of aminobenzoic acid that is part of the vitamin B complex. It is a growth factor required by some microorganisms, and it is often used in sunscreens.