aspartame


as·par·tame

noun \ˈas-pər-ˌtām, ə-ˈspär-\

Definition of ASPARTAME

: a crystalline dipeptide ester C14H18N2O5 that is synthesized from the amino acids phenylalanine and aspartic acid and is used as a low-calorie sweetener—see nutrasweet

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