acetylsalicylic acid

noun ace·tyl·sal·i·cyl·ic acid \ ə-ˈsē-tᵊl-ˌsa-lə-ˌsi-lik- \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of acetylsalicylic acid

: aspirin 1

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Origin and Etymology of acetylsalicylic acid

partial translation of German Acetylosalicylsäure, from Acetyl acetyl + Salicylsäure salicylic acid


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acetylsalicylic acid

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

medical Definition of acetylsalicylic acid

: aspirin 1


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