What does antioxidants mean?

Definitions for antioxidants

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U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Antioxidants

    Naturally occurring or synthetic substances that inhibit or retard the oxidation of a substance to which it is added. They counteract the harmful and damaging effects of oxidation in animal tissues.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of antioxidants in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of antioxidants in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Floyd Cardoz:

    They are both antioxidants and anti-inflammatory.

  2. Frank Lipman:

    It’s like a liquid multi-vitamin full of antioxidants.

  3. Jim White:

    Pumpkin is full of antioxidants that are great at fighting free radicals.

  4. Heather Mangieri:

    When you're stressed, there's a battle being fought inside you, the antioxidants and phytonutrients found in berries fight in your defense, helping improve your body's response to stress and fight stress-related free radicals.

  5. Cynthia Sass:

    Research has shown that it can reduce your stress hormones, including cortisol, also, the antioxidants in cocoa trigger the walls of your blood vessels to relax, lowering blood pressure and improving circulation. And finally, dark chocolate contains unique natural substances that create a sense of euphoria similar to the feeling of being in love !

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