acetomeroctol

noun
ace·​to·​me·​roc·​tol | \ ˌas-ə-(ˌ)tō-mə-ˈräk-ˌtȯl How to pronounce acetomeroctol (audio) , ə-ˌsēt-ō- How to pronounce acetomeroctol (audio) , -ˌtōl \

Medical Definition of acetomeroctol

: a white crystalline mercury derivative C16H24HgO3 of phenol used in solution as a topical antiseptic

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“Acetomeroctol.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/acetomeroctol. Accessed 22 January 2020.

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