paraben

noun
para·​ben | \ ˈpar-ə-ben How to pronounce paraben (audio) \

Medical Definition of paraben

: either of two antifungal agents used as preservatives in foods and pharmaceuticals:

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“Paraben.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/paraben. Accessed 22 November 2019.

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