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acetylsalicylic acid

acetylsalicylic acid

noun ace·tyl·sal·i·cyl·ic acid \ə-ˈsē-təl-ˌsa-lə-ˌsi-lik-\

Definition of ACETYLSALICYLIC ACID

:  aspirin 1

Origin of ACETYLSALICYLIC ACID

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1864

acetylsalicylic acid

noun ace·tyl·sal·i·cyl·ic acid \ə-ˈsēt-əl-ˌsal-ə-ˌsil-ik-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of ACETYLSALICYLIC ACID

:  aspirin 1

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