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extract

1. a preparation containing the active principle or concentrated essence of a material
2. Pharmacol a solution of plant or animal tissue containing the active principle

Extract

 

a concentrated medicinal substance obtained from raw materials that contain certain active ingredients, such as glycosides, alkaloids, and vitamins; a type of galenical. Depending on the extracting agent used, extracts may be categorized as, for example, aqueous, alcoholic, or ethereal. Depending on the degree of thickening after evaporation, they may be classified as liquid, semiliquid (no more than 25 percent moisture), or dry (up to 5 percent moisture).

extract

[′ek‚strakt (noun) or ik′strakt (verb)]
(chemistry)
Material separated from liquid or solid mixture by a solvent.
(computer science)
To form a new computer word by extracting and putting together selected segments of given words.
To remove from a computer register or memory all items that meet a specified condition.
(metallurgy)
To separate a metal or a mineral from an ore by various chemical or mechanical methods.
(pharmacology)
A pharmaceutical preparation obtained by dissolving the active constituents of a drug with a suitable menstruum, evaporating the solvent, and adjusting to prescribed standards.
A preparation, usually in a concentrated form, obtained by treating plant or animal tissue with a solvent to remove desired odiferous, flavorful, or nutritive components of the tissue.

extract

To decompress. To restore the original files from a compressed archive (ZIP file, RAR file, etc.). See archive, data compression and archive formats.
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1Above features a natural pine bark extract (Pycnogenol), a key active ingredient in reducing the severity and length of jet lag.
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Drieling of the Stanford University and colleagues conducted a randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind clinical trial of pine bark extract supplements.
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Thus, there is evidence from several in vivo and in vitro studies that supplementation with French maritime pine bark extract improves inflammatory symptoms.
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Dermavite (below) is a combination of nutrients, including antioxidant alpha lipoic acid, pine bark extract, a marine protein complex, silicon and zinc.
is a light cream made from antioxidants such as noni juice, pine bark extract, grape seed extract, beta glucan (derived from yeast and oats) and natural vegetable oils.
Some of you may be taking a product called Pycnogenol, which contains pine bark extract, and may be wondering if you need to take resveratrol.
para]]Daily use of standardized pine bark extract found to strengthen metabolic parameters, reduce LDL cholesterol and curb oxidative stress[[/para]]
BioCeuticals is the exclusive North American supplier of MASQUELIER's[R] OPCs and MASQUELIER's[R] French Pine Bark Extract products.