salvarsan

noun
sal·​var·​san | \ ˈsal-vər-ˌsan How to pronounce salvarsan (audio) \

Definition of salvarsan

First Known Use of salvarsan

1909, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for salvarsan

from Salvarsan, a trademark

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The first known use of salvarsan was in 1909

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“Salvarsan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/salvarsan. Accessed 27 Jan. 2022.

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salvarsan

noun
sal·​var·​san | \ ˈsal-vər-ˌsan How to pronounce salvarsan (audio) \

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