Gentisic-acid



[jen-tis-ik, -tiz-] /dʒɛnˈtɪs ɪk, -ˈtɪz-/

noun, Pharmacology.
1.
a crystalline, water-soluble compound, C 7 H 6 O 4 , used chiefly in the form of its sodium salt as an analgesic and diaphoretic.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Gentle

    [jen-tl] /ˈdʒɛn tl/ adjective, gentler, gentlest. 1. kindly; amiable: a gentle manner. 2. not severe, rough, or violent; mild: a gentle wind; a gentle tap on the shoulder. 3. moderate: gentle heat. 4. gradual: a gentle slope. 5. of good birth or family; wellborn. 6. characteristic of good birth; honorable; respectable: a gentle upbringing. 7. […]

  • Gentle-breeze

    noun, Meteorology. 1. a wind of 8–12 miles per hour (4–5 m/sec). noun 1. (meteorol) a light breeze of force three on the Beaufort scale, blowing at 8–12 mph



  • Gentle-craft

    noun 1. the sport of angling or fishing (usually preceded by the).

  • Gentlefolk

    [jen-tl-fohk] /ˈdʒɛn tlˌfoʊk/ noun, (used with a plural verb) 1. persons of good family and breeding. /ˈdʒɛntəlˌfəʊk/ plural noun 1. persons regarded as being of good breeding



Disclaimer: Gentisic-acid definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.