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salicylamide sal·i·cyl·a·mide (sāl’ĭ-sĭl’ə-mīd’)
The amide of salicylic acid, similar in action to aspirin, and used as an analgesic, antipyretic, and antiarthritic.


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  • Salicylic

    adjective, Chemistry. 1. of or derived from salicylic acid.

  • 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

    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.

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