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butylated hydroxyanisole

Syllabification: bu·tyl·at·ed hy·drox·y·an·i·sole
Pronunciation: /ˌbyo͞odlādid hīˌdräksēˈanəˌsōl/

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(abbreviation: BHA)

Definition of butylated hydroxyanisole in English:

noun

A synthetic antioxidant used to preserve fats and oils in food.
  • Chemical formula: C11H16O2

Definition of butylated hydroxyanisole in:

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