anticaking

adjective
an·​ti·​cak·​ing | \ ˌan-tē-ˈkā-kiŋ, ˌan-tī- How to pronounce anticaking (audio) \

Definition of anticaking

: used or intended to reduce or eliminate caking in a powdered or granular substance anticaking agents added to table salt

First Known Use of anticaking

1887, in the meaning defined above

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