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tartrazine

[tahr-truh-zeen, -zin] /ˈtɑr trəˌzin, -zɪn/
noun
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95; tartr- (combining form representing tartar) + azine
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tartrazine

/ˈtɑːtrəˌziːn; -zɪn/
noun
1.
an azo dye that produces a yellow colour: widely used as a food additive (E102) in convenience foods, soft drinks, sweets, etc, and in drugs, and also to dye textiles
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