preservative

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sour-tasting liquid produced usually by oxidation of the alcohol in wine or cider and used as a condiment or food preservative acetum , vinegar
chloride used as a wood preservative or catalyst aluminium chloride , aluminum chloride
white crystalline salt used as a food preservative and antiseptic benzoate of soda , sodium benzoate
white poisonous soluble crystalline sublimate of mercury; used as a pesticide or antiseptic or wood preservative bichloride of mercury , corrosive sublimate , mercuric chloride , mercury chloride
white or colorless slightly acid solid that is soluble in water and ethanol; used in the manufacture of glass and paper and adhesives and in detergents and as a flux in welding; also used as an antiseptic and food preservative boric acid , orthoboric acid
dark oily liquid obtained by distillation of coal tar; used as a preservative for wood coal-tar creosote , creosote
gas used as a preservative formaldehyde
process of cooling or freezing (e.g., food) for preservative purposes infrigidation , refrigeration
from crude petroleum; used for candles and for preservative or waterproof coatings paraffin , paraffin wax
white powder with a pleasant taste and odor; used to absorb light in sun tan lotions or as a preservative or an antiseptic or a coating for pills in which the medicine is intended for enteric release phenyl salicylate , salol
white crystalline carbohydrate used as a sweetener and preservative refined sugar , sugar
cooling system for chilling or freezing (usually for preservative purposes) refrigeration system
white crystalline carboxylic acid used as a preservative sorbic acid
aromatic substances of vegetable origin used as a preservative spice
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