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bisphenol A

noun bis·phe·nol A \ˌbis-ˈfē-nōl-, -ˌnl-\

Definition of BISPHENOL A

:  an industrial chemical compound C15H16O2 that is a component of several commercially useful types of plastic

Origin of BISPHENOL A

bis + phenol
First Known Use: 1951

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