Para-aminobenzoic-acid meaning

părə-ə-mēnō-bĕn-zōĭk, -ămə-
A yellowish isomer of aminobenzoic acid, that is a component of folic acid, widely distributed in nature, esp. in yeast, and utilized as a vitamin by organisms that synthesize folic acid: it absorbs ultraviolet light and is used in suntan lotions.
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