benzoate of soda


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benzoate of soda

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benzoate of soda

n
(Elements & Compounds) another name for sodium benzoate
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Noun1.benzoate of soda - a white crystalline salt used as a food preservative and antiseptic
benzoate - any salt or ester of benzoic acid
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