sodium propionate

noun

: a deliquescent crystalline salt C3H5NaO2 used as a fungicide (as in retarding the growth of mold in the baking and dairy industries)

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“Sodium propionate.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/sodium%20propionate. Accessed 15 Apr. 2024.

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