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sorbato di potassio

English translation: potassium sorbate

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Italian term or phrase:sorbato di potassio
English translation:potassium sorbate
Entered by: Michele Galuppo
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10:24 Apr 30, 2008
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Food & Drink
Italian term or phrase: sorbato di potassio
un ingrediente di un tipo di amaretti.
Michele Galuppo
Local time: 11:25
potassium sorbate
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Mirella Soffio
Local time: 11:25
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3 +5potassium sorbate
Mirella Soffio



1 min   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +5
potassium sorbate


Mirella Soffio
Local time: 11:25
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agree  Shera Lyn Parpia
4 mins

neutral  Pnina: Potassium sorbate is the potassium salt of sorbic acid. It is used as a food preservative (E number 202).
9 mins
  -> I don't think I get your point - "sorbato di potassio" *is* a food preservative.

agree  bravataty
13 mins

agree  Desiree Bonfiglio
39 mins

agree  Colin Rowe: Used as a mould and yeast inhibitor
1 hr

agree  potra: yes
3 hrs
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