a white, synthetic antioxidant, [C(CH)]CHCHOH, used as an additive in foods, fuels, rubber, etc.
Origin of BHTb(utylated) h(ydroxy)t(oluene)
A crystalline phenolic antioxidant, C15H24O, used to preserve fats and oils, especially in foods.
Origin of BHTb(utylated) h(ydroxy)t(oluene).
- (organic chemistry) butylated hydroxytoluene