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Pharmacology, Trademark.
  1. a brand of thimerosal.
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Examples from the Web for merthiolate

Historical Examples

  • The preservatives, 'Merthiolate' and formalin, were used in an attempt to inhibit the autolytic action of the enzymes present.

    Myology and Serology of the Avian Family Fringillidae

    William B. Stallcup

merthiolate in Medicine


  1. A trademark for the compound thimerosal.
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