of or derived from salicylic acid.
noun, Chemistry, Pharmacology. 1. a white, crystalline, very slightly water-soluble powder, C 7 H 6 O 3 , prepared from salicin or phenol: used as a food preservative, in the manufacture of aspirin, and in medicine chiefly in the form of a salicylate as a remedy for rheumatic and gouty conditions. salicylic acid /ˌsælɪˈsɪlɪk/ noun […]
salicylism sal·i·cyl·ism (sāl’ĭ-sə-lĭz’əm) n. A toxic syndrome caused by excessive doses of salicylic acid or any of the salicylates.
noun 1. the state or condition of being salient. 2. a salient or projecting object, part, or feature.
noun, plural saliencies. 1. salience.