BHT

noun \ ˌbē-ˌāch-ˈtē \

Definition of BHT

: a phenolic antioxidant C15H24O used especially to preserve fats and oils in food

Origin and Etymology of bht

butylated hydroxytoluene


Medical Dictionary

BHT

noun \ ˌbē-ˌāch-ˈtē \

medical Definition of BHT

: a phenolic antioxidant C15H24O used especially to preserve fats and oils in food, cosmetics, and pharmaceuticals called also butylated hydroxytoluene

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