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additive

noun [C]  /ˈæd·ə·t̬ɪv/ us  
something added to a substance, esp. food, to improve it or to preserve it: Additives keep certain foods fresh. This paint has an additive that keeps mold from growing on it.
Translations of “additive”
in Chinese (Traditional) (食品的)添加劑,添加物…
in Russian добавка…
in Turkish katkı maddesi…
in Chinese (Simplified) (食品的)添加剂,添加物…
in Polish konserwant, dodatek…
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