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e-number

An earlier term for "i-number." See XDI.
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Do you have any idea," I stressed to the head teacher, "how many e-numbers I, as a child of the 70s, devoured?
Cut out the E-numbers, have a sausage roll and who's up for a game of spin the bottle?
SUGARY skeletons, Frankenstein-with-flavourings chews, and gummy E-number ghouls - you name the sweet treat, the shops stock it at Halloween.
E-numbers have probably been downgraded to a class C child stimulant.
Kerry also showcased new solutions for Italian-style fermented sausages, semi-smoked sausages, and new solutions for injected hams in the premium segment, with reduced E-numbers, and high-level restructured hams.
Moments later he claims his prize - a Nobbly Bobbly ice lolly and a pound that is not to be spent on anything containing E-numbers.
Evoid Six is a fruit-based cola that looks like a normal cola but contains 67% apple, grape and lemon juice and is free of e-numbers and additives.
But too much has been made of this additives and e-numbers malarkey.
Scientists for The Food Standards Agency (FSA) tested E-numbers on two groups of children and found they led to difficulty sitting still and concentrating, problems with reading, and loud, impulsive behaviour.
From these, I threw out all food items containing sugar and E-numbers, which meant, um, all of it and was left with a fluffy toy.
magazine survey reports that chicken ( seen as a `healthy' alternative to red meat and served up in millions of ready-made sandwiches ( is accompanied by additives including E-numbers, salts, sugars, water, oils and stabilisers.
Now schools across Conwy county serve pupils healthier dinners free of E-numbers.