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BHA

 (bē′āch-ā′)
n.
A white, waxy phenolic antioxidant, C11H16O2, used to preserve fats and oils, especially in foods.

[b(utylated) h(ydroxy)a(nisole).]

BHA

butylated hydroxyanisole: the antioxidant C11H16O2, used to retard rancidity in products containing fat or oil.
[1945–50]
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