stibanilic acid

noun
stib·anil·ic acid | \ˈstibə¦nilik-\

Definition of stibanilic acid 

: an unstable acid NH2C6H4SbO(OH)2 containing antimony that is analogous to arsanilic acid and is used in making organic antimonial drugs; para-amino-benzene-stibonic acid

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stib- + anilic

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