sorbitan

noun
sor·​bi·​tan | \ˈsȯr-bə-ˌtan \

Medical Definition of sorbitan 

: an anhydride C6H12O5 of sorbitol from which various fatty acid esters are derived for use as surfactants and emulsifying agents

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sorbent

sorbic acid

sorbinil

sorbitan

sorbitol

sorbose

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