butylated hydroxyanisole

noun
butylated hy·​droxy·​an·​i·​sole | \ -(ˌ)hī-ˌdräk-sē-ˈa-nə-ˌsōl How to pronounce butylated hydroxyanisole (audio) \

Definition of butylated hydroxyanisole

: bha

First Known Use of butylated hydroxyanisole

1949, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for butylated hydroxyanisole

hydroxy + anise + -ole

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The first known use of butylated hydroxyanisole was in 1949

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“Butylated hydroxyanisole.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/butylated%20hydroxyanisole. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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butylated hydroxyanisole

noun
bu·​tyl·​at·​ed hy·​droxy·​an·​i·​sole | \ ˌbyüt-ᵊl-ˌāt-əd-hī-ˌdräk-sē-ˈan-ə-ˌsōl How to pronounce butylated hydroxyanisole (audio) \

Medical Definition of butylated hydroxyanisole

: bha

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