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See also: Inositol
inositol (plural inositols)
- (biochemistry) any of several isomeric cyclic polyhydric alcohols (cyclohexitols), C6H12O6, found in both plant and animal tissue.
- Once treated as a component of the vitamin B complex, but is not a vitamin as it can be synthesized by the body.
inositol m (plural inositoles)
- (organic chemistry) inositol