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noun sal·i·cyl·an·il·ide \ˌsal-ə-sə-ˈlan-əl-īd\

Medical Definition of salicylanilide

  1. :  a crystalline compound C13H11NO2 that is used as a fungicidal agent especially in the external treatment of tinea capitis caused by a fungus of the genus Microsporum (M. audouini)

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