acetylsalicylate

noun
ace·​tyl·​sa·​lic·​y·​late | \ ə-ˌsē-tᵊl-sə-ˈli-sə-ˌlāt How to pronounce acetylsalicylate (audio) \

Definition of acetylsalicylate

: a salt or ester of acetylsalicylic acid

First Known Use of acetylsalicylate

1893, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for acetylsalicylate

acetylsalicyl(ic acid) + -ate entry 1

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“Acetylsalicylate.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/acetylsalicylate. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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acetylsalicylate

noun
ace·​tyl·​sa·​lic·​y·​late | \ ə-ˌsēt-ᵊl-sə-ˈlis-ə-ˌlāt How to pronounce acetylsalicylate (audio) \

Medical Definition of acetylsalicylate

: a salt or ester of acetylsalicylic acid

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