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para-aminosalicylic acid


para–aminosalicylic acid

noun para–ami·no·sal·i·cyl·ic acid \-ˌsal-ə-ˌsil-ik-\

Definition of PARA-AMINOSALICYLIC ACID

:  the white crystalline para-substituted isomer of aminosalicylic acid that is made synthetically and is used in the treatment of tuberculosis
February 28, 2015
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