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calcium cyclamate

n.

An artificially prepared salt of cyclamic acid formerly used as a nonnutritive low-calorie sweetener but now banned because of possible carcinogenic effects of its metabolic products.

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cardinal, cardinal beetle, cardinal flower, cardinal grosbeak, cardinal ligament, calcium cyclamate, cardinal numbers, cardinal point, cardinal points, cardinal sign, cardinal sin
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