[fuh-nas-i-tin] /fəˈnæs ɪ tɪn/
a white, slightly water-soluble, crystalline solid, C 1 0 H 1 3 NO 2 , used in medicine chiefly as an agent for checking or preventing fever or for relieving pain: withdrawn because of unfavorable side effects.
a white crystalline solid formerly used in medicine to relieve pain and fever. Because of its kidney toxicity it has been superseded by paracetamol. Formula: CH3CONHC6H4OC2H5 Also called acetophenetidin
phenacetin phe·nac·e·tin (fə-nās’ĭ-tĭn)
- Phenaceturic acid
phenaceturic acid phe·nac·e·tu·ric acid (fə-nās’ĭ-tur’ĭk, -tyur’-) or phen·yl·ac·e·tu·ric acid (fěn’əl-ās’ĭ-) n. The end product of the metabolism of phenylated fatty acids containing even numbers of carbon atoms.
[fen-uh-sahyt] /ˈfɛn əˌsaɪt/ noun 1. a rare vitreous mineral, beryllium silicate, Be 2 SiO 4 , occurring in crystals, sometimes used as a gem. /ˈfɛnəˌsaɪt/ noun 1. a colourless or white glassy mineral consisting of beryllium silicate in hexagonal crystalline form: occurs in veins in granite. Formula: Be2SiO4
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[fuh-nan-threen] /fəˈnæn θrin/ noun, Chemistry. 1. a colorless, shiny, crystalline, water-insoluble isomer of anthracene, C 1 4 H 1 0 , derived from coal tar: used chiefly in dyestuffs and in the synthesis of drugs. /fɪˈnænθriːn/ noun 1. a colourless crystalline aromatic compound isomeric with anthracene: used in the manufacture of dyes, drugs, and explosives. […]