salicylamide

noun
sal·i·cyl·amide | \ ˌsal-ə-ˈsil-ə-ˌmīd \

Medical Definition of salicylamide 

: the crystalline amide C7H7NO2 of salicylic acid that is used chiefly as an analgesic, antipyretic, and antirheumatic

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