salicylamide

noun

sal·​i·​cyl·​amide ˌsal-ə-ˈsil-ə-ˌmīd How to pronounce salicylamide (audio)
: the crystalline amide C7H7NO2 of salicylic acid that is used chiefly as an analgesic, antipyretic, and antirheumatic

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“Salicylamide.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/salicylamide. Accessed 27 May. 2024.

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