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polysorbate

noun poly·sor·bate \ˌpä-lē-ˈsr-ˌbāt\

Definition of POLYSORBATE

:  any of several emulsifiers used in the preparation of some pharmaceuticals or foods

First Known Use of POLYSORBATE

1950

polysorbate

noun poly·sor·bate \ˌpäl-i-ˈsr-ˌbāt\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of POLYSORBATE

:  any of several emulsifiers used in the preparation of some pharmaceuticals and foods—see tween

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