acesulfame-K


acesulfame-K
noun Etymology: acet- + sulf- + -ame (as in aspartame) Date: 1982 a white crystalline powder C4H4KNO4S that is a cyclic organic potassium salt, has a sweetness much more intense than sucrose, and is used as a noncaloric sweetener in foods and beverages — called also acesulfame potassium

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Acésulfame-K — Acésulfame potassium Acésulfame potassium Général Nom IUPAC 6 méthyl 2,2 dioxo oxathiazin 4 olate de potassium …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Acésulfame K — Acésulfame potassium Acésulfame potassium Général Nom IUPAC 6 méthyl 2,2 dioxo oxathiazin 4 olate de potassium …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Acésulfame — Général Nom IUPAC 6 méthyl 1,2,3 oxathiazin 4 on 2,2 dioxyde No CAS …   Wikipédia en Français

  • acesulfame K — /a si sulˈfām kā/ noun An artificial sweetener, 130 times sweeter than sugar ORIGIN: K for potassium, and sulfamic acid …   Useful english dictionary

  • acesulfame-K — ace·sul·fame K ā sē .səl .fām kā n a white crystalline powder C4H4KNO4S that is a cyclic organic potassium salt, has a sweetness much more intense that sucrose, and is used as a noncaloric sweetener in foods and beverages called also acesulfame… …   Medical dictionary

  • acesulfame K — noun A particular artificial sweetener …   Wiktionary

  • acesulfame — A synthetic, noncaloric sweetener similar to saccharin …   Medical dictionary

  • acesulfame — pl.m. acesulfami …   Dizionario dei sinonimi e contrari

  • acesulfame — n. artificial sweetener containing no calories (similar to saccharin) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • acesulfame — [ˌasɪ sʌlfeɪm] noun a sulphur containing compound used as a low calorie artificial sweetener. Origin 1980s: of unknown origin …   English new terms dictionary


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