Definitions for antioxidants

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word antioxidants

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.

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. Christopher Calapai:

    Drinking wipes out your B vitamins, it consists of vitamin C, magnesium, calcium and glutathione — great antioxidants and great for your brain.

  5. 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.

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