butylated hydroxyanisole

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

noun

Chemistry, Pharmacology. BHA.

Origin of butylated hydroxyanisole

First recorded in 1945–50; hydroxy- + anisole
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