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pro·pi·o·nate

 (prō′pē-ə-nāt′)
n.
A salt, ester, or anion of propionic acid. Also called propanoate.

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propionate

(ˈprəʊpɪəˌneɪt)
n
(Elements & Compounds) any ester or salt of propionic acid
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pro•pi•o•nate

(ˈproʊ pi əˌneɪt)

n.
an ester or salt of propionic acid.
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The researchers looked at propionate, a short-chain fatty acid frequently used as a mold inhibitor and anti-browning agent in foods manufactured to have a fairly long shelf-life.
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Total VFA were calculated as the sum of acetate, propionate, butyrate, isobutyrate, valerate and isovalerate, while individual main VFA were analyzed as the proportion in total VFA.
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Summary: Calcium propionate acts as an antimicrobial agent for killing microorganisms such as bacteria, algae, viruses, and fungi.