a white, crystalline, aromatic powder, C 1 3 H 1 0 O 3 , produced by the interaction of salicylic acid and phenol, used as a preservative, a light absorber in suntan preparations, and in medicine chiefly as an antipyretic and as an antiseptic.
a white sparingly soluble crystalline compound with a slight aromatic odour, used as a preservative and to absorb light in sun-tan lotions, plastics, etc; phenyl salicylate. Formula: C6H4(OH)COOC6H5
salol sal·ol (sāl’ôl’, -ōl’)
A white crystalline powder derived from salicylic acid and used as an analgesic and antipyretic.
noun 1. Also, Salomé. the daughter of Herodias, who is said to have danced for Herod Antipas and so pleased him that he granted her mother’s request for the head of John the Baptist. Matt. 14:6–11 (not mentioned by name here). 2. (italics) a one-act opera (1905) by Richard Strauss based on a drama by […]
noun, Chemistry. 1. salinometer.
noun 1. Haym [hahym] /haɪm/ (Show IPA), 1740?–85, American financier and patriot, born in Poland.
noun, plural salons [suh-lonz; French sa-lawn] /səˈlɒnz; French saˈlɔ̃/ (Show IPA) 1. a drawing room or reception room in a large house. 2. an assembly of guests in such a room, especially an assembly, common during the 17th and 18th centuries, consisting of the leaders in society, art, politics, etc. 3. a hall or place […]