P-Anisidine Value
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"p-anisidine value": A measurement of the aldehyde content in a fat or oil. As aldehydes are secondary oxidation products produced during lipid oxidation, the p-anisidine value measures the oxidative status of the fat or oil, correlating with its flavor quality.
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  • A measurement of the aldehyde content in a fat or oil. As aldehydes are secondary oxidation products produced during lipid oxidation, the p-anisidine value measures the oxidative status of the fat or oil, correlating with its flavor quality.
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