any of a class of synthetic compounds whose anions are alkali salts, as soap, or whose ions are ammonium salts.
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anisakiasis anisakiasis an·i·sa·ki·a·sis (ān’ĭ-sə-kī’ə-sĭs) n. Infection of the intestinal wall with larvae of the nematode Anisakis marina, characterized by symptoms resembling those of septic ulcer or tumor.
anisakis Anisakis An·i·sa·kis (ān’ĭ-sā’kĭs) n. A genus of nematodes that includes many common parasites of marine mammals and marine fish-eating birds.
a colorless, oily, aromatic liquid, the para form of C 8 H 8 O 2 , having a vanillalike odor: used chiefly in the manufacture of cosmetics and perfume, and as an intermediate in organic synthesis.