salicylize

transitive verb
sal·​i·​cyl·​ize
variants: or chiefly British salicylise \ ˈsal-​ə-​sil-​ˌīz How to pronounce salicylize (audio) \
salicylized or chiefly British salicylised; salicylizing or chiefly British salicylising

Medical Definition of salicylize

: to treat (a patient) with salicylic acid or its compounds until physiological effects are produced

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“Salicylize.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/salicylize. Accessed 14 Jun. 2021.

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