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acetophenetidin

[uh-see-toh-fuh-net-i-din, as-i-toh-] /əˌsi toʊ fəˈnɛt ɪ dɪn, ˌæs ɪ toʊ-/
noun, Pharmacology
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10; aceto- + phenetidin
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British Dictionary definitions for acetophenetidin

acetophenetidin

/əˌsiːtəʊfəˈnɛtɪdɪn/
noun
1.
another name for phenacetin
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acetophenetidin in Medicine

acetophenetidin ac·e·to·phe·net·i·din (ās'ĭ-tō-fə-nět'ĭ-dĭn, ə-sē'tō-)
n.
A white powder or crystalline solid derived from coal tar and used in medicine to reduce fever and relieve pain. Also called phenacetin.

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