butylated hydroxyanisole

[ hahy-drok-see-an-uh-sohl ]
/ haɪˌdrɒk siˈæn əˌsoʊl /

noun

Chemistry, Pharmacology. BHA.

Nearby words

  1. butyl aminobenzoate,
  2. butyl group,
  3. butyl nitrite,
  4. butyl rubber,
  5. butylate,
  6. butylated hydroxytoluene,
  7. butylene,
  8. butylene group,
  9. butyraceous,
  10. butyral

Origin of butylated hydroxyanisole

First recorded in 1945–50; hydroxy- + anisole

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