salicylate

[suh-lis-uh-leyt, -lit, sal-uh-sil-eyt, sal-uh-sil-]

Origin of salicylate

First recorded in 1835–45; salicyl(ic acid) + -ate2
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British Dictionary definitions for salicylate

salicylate

noun
  1. any salt or ester of salicylic acid
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salicylate in Medicine

salicylate

[sə-lĭsə-lāt′, -lĭt, săl′ĭ-sĭlĭt]
n.
  1. A salt or ester of salicylic acid.
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salicylate in Science

salicylate

[sə-lĭsə-lāt′, -lĭt, săl′ə-sĭlĭt]
  1. A salt or ester of salicylic acid, containing the group C7H5O3.
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