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Meaning of "E number" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF E NUMBER

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF E NUMBER

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adverb
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determiner
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E number is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES E NUMBER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

E number

E number

E numbers are codes for substances which can be used as food additives for use within the European Union and Switzerland. They are commonly found on food labels throughout the European Union. Safety assessment and approval are the responsibility of the European Food Safety Authority. Having a single unified list for food additives was first agreed upon in 1962 with colours. In 1964, the directives for preservatives were added, 1970 for antioxidants and 1974 for the emulsifiers, stabilisers, thickeners and gelling agents.

Definition of E number in the English dictionary

The definition of E number in the dictionary is any of a series of numbers with the prefix E indicating a specific food additive recognized by the European Union and used on labels of processed food.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE E NUMBER

E & OE
E hoa
E layer
e pluribus unum
E region
e-address
e-banking
E-boat
e-book
e-booking
e-business
e-car
e-card
e-commerce
e-crime
e-CRM
E-FIT

WORDS THAT END LIKE E NUMBER

accession number
call number
climber
cool as a cucumber
cucumber
house number
Humber
lumber
mobile number
number
outnumber
phone number
plumber
reference number
registration number
serial number
slumber
social security number
street number
telephone number
VAT number

Synonyms and antonyms of E number in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «E number» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF E NUMBER

Find out the translation of E number to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of E number from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «E number» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

e数字
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

número E
570 millions of speakers

English

E number
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

ई संख्या
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

E عدد
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

E число
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

número E
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ই সংখ্যা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

numéro E
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Nombor E
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

E-Nummer
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

E番号
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

E 번호
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

E nomer
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

số E
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மின் எண்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

E संख्या
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

E numarası
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

numero E
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Numer E
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

E число
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

număr E
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

αριθμό Ε
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

E-nommer
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

E-nummer
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

E-nummer
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of E number

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «E NUMBER»

The term «E number» is quite widely used and occupies the 48.418 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about E number

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «E NUMBER»

Discover the use of E number in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to E number and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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U.S. Exports: Schedule E commodity groupings, schedule E ...
2 Still a valid Schedule E number. Schedule B 127.1540 was renumbered to Schedule В 127.1590. 3 Still a valid Schedule E number. Schedule B 475.6760 was renumbered to Schedule B 475.1000. 4 Schedule E and Schedule B were ...
United States. Bureau of the Census, 1979
2
Be Understood! Book with CD-ROM and Audio CD Pack: A ...
E Number of pauses: E News storyj E Ten animals, who are E among the country's E fattest, are to take part in a competition for the title E of 'Fittest Pet'. The dogs and cats will E be put on a strict diet I and exercise regime. The pet that loses the ...
Christina Maurer Smolder, 2012
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U.S. Exports: Schedule B commodity by country
Commodity. Effective January, 1984, data on shipments valued $500 and under are included in this report under Schedule E number 990.0040 and data on shipments valued from $501 through $10,000 under Schedule E number 990.0020, ...
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The Pearson Complete Guide For Aieee 2/e
(e) Number of permutations of n different things, taken all at a time, when m specified things never come together, is n\ - m!x (n — m + I)!. 6. Circular Permutations (a) Number of circular arrangements (permutations) of n different things is: (n - 1)!
Khattar
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Elementary Number Theory with Applications
+11 E 2 + 35 E 245 is a primitive root modulo 486. yes 25. no 27. yes 29. no 7,13, 17,19 33. 2, 5, 11, 14, 20, 23 proof: number of primitive roots modulo 2pk E (p((p( 2pk)) E g0((p(2)(0(pk)) E g0((p(pk)) E number of primitive roots modulo pk. 11.
Thomas Koshy, 2007
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Mrs. E's Extraordinary Number Activities (ENHANCED eBook)
Kathy Etringer. rs. Extraordinary E's Number Activities Written by Kathy Etringer Illustrated by Mary Galan Rojas Teaching & Learning Company 1204 Buchanan St., P.O. Box 10 Carthage, IL 62321-0010 M This book belongs to ...
Kathy Etringer, 2006
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Current housing reports: American housing survey for the ... ...
How mabn.y (house;lapartrnentsl share the E Number _ If one' mask "cm 228 and attic or sement l corner emry_ I It more than one. skip to : item 23 and mark box 3. - L C. Does your lhouselapartmentl share a furnace or , boiler with the ...
8
Contributions to the Founding of the Theory of Transfinite ...
g=u>K are of the second kind, e'+ i is certainly less than e", and thus we have the following theorem : D. If e' is any e-number, then E(e'+ l) is the next greater e- number. To the least e-number, e0, follows, then, the next greater one : ei = E(e0 +i), ...
George Cantor, 2007
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Dictionary of Environment and Development: People, Places, ...
The authority for allocating an E number lies with the European Council of Ministers, acting on the advice of the European Commission and its Scientific Committee for Food. Previously, consumers in Europe had little or no information about ...
Andy Crump, 1993
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Programs, Proofs, Processes: 6th Conference on Computability ...
Basically, t(a, (3) becomes stationary at the next e-number after a for (3 > u>. Thus, assume the function xx gets mapped to eo (we know that in the actual order (s, h), so is the ordinal corresponding to xx). Then a naive definition of p 'should' ...
Fernando Ferreira, Elvira Mayordomo, Luís Mendes Gomes, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «E NUMBER»

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Does Deutsche Bank's Downgrade of Tesla Motors Inc Make Sense?
In that interval, it expects Tesla to reach nearly 500,000 vehicle sales annually -- nine times the number of Model S and X vehicles Tesla says it ... «Motley Fool, Jul 15»
2
Tewkesbury games inventor aims to cut child obesity
Her creations also include characters depicting less healthy food, such as Chunky Chip and E Number Nancy. She came up with them after ... «Gloucestershire Echo, Jul 15»
3
Have your say on fire service
Th e number of emergencies we attend has reduced by half in the past ten years to about 13,500. “We face a future whic h will be characterised ... «Essex County Standard, Jun 15»
4
Seeking the truth behind MSG hype
MSG has been tested by the EFSA and given the E number 621 for it use. The Food Safety Standards Packaging and Labelling Rules (India) ... «Deccan Herald, Jun 15»
5
Everything You Need to Know About MSG
MSG has been tested by EFSA and given the E number 621 for it use. What does FSSAI (Indian Regulations) say about MSG? • The Food ... «iDiva.com, Jun 15»
6
Research and Markets: Europe Food Preservatives Market - Growth …
In the European Union (EU) all food additives are identified by an E number. Food preservatives are classified as natural and chemical ... «Benzinga, Jun 15»
7
Canada's Left-Leaning Party Wins Oil Rich, Conservative Bastion
Notley said she believed the election was also historic in terms of the number of women candidates elected. Polling for Canada's October 2015 ... «teleSUR English, May 15»
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[PHOTOS] 15 Things you didn't know about gold
Although flavorless, gold is edible (E number 175*) and is used in foods to endorse high value. The E number is code for substances that can ... «Mining Global, May 15»
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If you imagine you really know what you're eating think again
... as a colouring or flavouring or preservative or emulsifier or stabiliser, but they don't have an E number and they sound a lot more wholesome. «Irish Examiner, Apr 15»
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Serving up new ideas to keep food fresher
All approved additives are given an “E number” and where used in product recipes they must be labelled on-pack, either by their name or E ... «Scotsman, Apr 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. E number [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/e-number>. Jul 2019 ».
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