aminosalicylic acid

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ami·​no·​sal·​i·​cyl·​ic acid | \ ə-ˌmē-nō-ˌsa-lə-ˈsi-lik- How to pronounce aminosalicylic acid (audio) \

Definition of aminosalicylic acid

: any of four isomeric derivatives C7H7NO3 of salicylic acid that have a single amino group especially : para-aminosalicylic acid

First Known Use of aminosalicylic acid

1925, in the meaning defined above

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“Aminosalicylic acid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/aminosalicylic%20acid. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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aminosalicylic acid

noun
ami·​no·​sal·​i·​cyl·​ic acid | \ ə-ˌmē-nō-ˌsal-ə-ˌsil-ik- How to pronounce aminosalicylic acid (audio) \

Medical Definition of aminosalicylic acid

: any of four isomeric derivatives C7H7O3N of salicylic acid that have a single amino group especially : para-aminosalicylic acid

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