Dictionary

butylated hydroxyanisole

noun butylated hy·droxy·an·i·sole \-(ˌ)hī-ˌdräk-sē-ˈa-nə-ˌsōl\

Definition of BUTYLATED HYDROXYANISOLE

:  bha
ADVERTISEMENT

Origin of BUTYLATED HYDROXYANISOLE

hydroxy + anise + -ole
First Known Use: 1950
Medical Dictionary

butylated hydroxyanisole

noun bu·tyl·at·ed hy·droxy·an·i·sole \ˌbyüt-əl-ˌāt-əd-hī-ˌdräk-sē-ˈan-ə-ˌsōl\

Medical Definition of BUTYLATED HYDROXYANISOLE

:  bha

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: butylated hydroxytoluenePrevious Word in the Dictionary: butylatedAll Words Near: butylated hydroxyanisole
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears