inositol is Accepted in TWL Scrabble Dictionary

inositol Scrabble score: 8

Meaning of inositol

  • the commercial form of this compound, a white, sweet, crystalline solid, used chiefly to promote epithelialization of the cervix after infection or injury
  • an alcohol found in plant and animal tissue, also INOSITE [n -S]
  • compound, C6H12O6, derivative of cyclohexane, widely distributed in plants and seeds as phytin, and occurring in animal tissue and in urine: an essential growth factor for animal life, present in the vitamin B complex