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food ad·di·tives

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U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Food Additives

    Substances which are of little or no nutritive value, but are used in the processing or storage of foods or animal feed, especially in the developed countries; includes ANTIOXIDANTS; FOOD PRESERVATIVES; FOOD COLORING AGENTS; FLAVORING AGENTS; ANTI-INFECTIVE AGENTS (both plain and LOCAL); VEHICLES; EXCIPIENTS and other similarly used substances. Many of the same substances are PHARMACEUTIC AIDS when added to pharmaceuticals rather than to foods.

How to pronounce food additives?

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    Veena
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How to say food additives in sign language?

  1. foodadditives

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of food additives in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of food additives in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of food additives in a Sentence

  1. Michael Jacobson:

    Sometimes, food additives can be crutches or insurance policies. If a food is frozen, germs aren't going to grow. But preservatives might be added just in case, or they may be used just because their supplier has been using it for so long.

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Translations for food additives

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  • cibum additivesLatin
  • ఆహార సంకలనాలుTelugu
  • Gıda katkı maddeleriTurkish

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