semisystematic name

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semisystematic name sem·i·sys·tem·at·ic name (sěm'ē-sĭs'tə-māt'ĭk, sěm'ī-)
n.
A name of a chemical compound that contains both systematic and trivial components, as for many generic or nonproprietary names of drugs. Also called semitrivial name.

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