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butylated hydroxytoluene

Pronunciation: byū′tĭl-ā′ted hī-droks′ē-tōl′yū-ēn

Definition: Antioxidant for food, animal feed, petroleum products, synthetic rubbers, plastics, animal and vegetable oils, soap; also an antiskinning agent in paints and inks.

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