: a crystalline or granular salt C7H5O2Na used chiefly as a food preservative
Examples of sodium benzoate in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebThere are also some questionable additives in the ingredients list, including carrageenan and sodium benzoate, which have both been linked to inflammation.
Cynthia Sass, Mph, Health.com, 13 Nov. 2019
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