acetylsalicylic acid

acetylsalicylic acid

[uh-seet-l-sal-uh-sil-ik, uh-set-, as-i-tl-; uh-seet-l-sal-uh-sil-ik, uh-set-, as-i-tl-]
noun Pharmacology.
aspirin ( def 1 ).

Origin:
1895–1900; acetyl + salicylic acid

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acetylsalicylic acid (ˌæsɪtaɪlˌsælɪˈsɪlɪk, əˈsiːtaɪl-)
 
n
the chemical name for aspirin

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acetylsalicylic acid a·ce·tyl·sal·i·cyl·ic acid (ə-sēt'l-sāl'ĭ-sĭl'ĭk)
n.
See aspirin.

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acetylsalicylic acid   (ə-sēt'l-sāl'ĭ-sĭl'ĭk)  Pronunciation Key 
See aspirin.
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