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aminobenzoic acid

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noun ami·no·ben·zo·ic acid \ə-ˌmē-nō-ben-ˈzō-ik-\

Definition of aminobenzoic acid

  1. :  any of three crystalline derivatives C7H7NO2 of benzoic acid; especially :  para-aminobenzoic acid



Origin and Etymology of aminobenzoic acid

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1904


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aminobenzoic acid

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noun ami·no·ben·zo·ic acid \ə-ˌmē-nō-ben-ˌzō-ik-\

Medical Definition of aminobenzoic acid

  1. :  any of three crystalline derivatives C7H7NO2 of benzoic acid: asa:  para-aminobenzoic acidb:  anthranilic acid




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