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.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 May. 2024.

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