a salt or ester of salicylic acid.
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How to use salicylate in a sentence
The soluble compound which is formed is generally considered to be a double salt of theobromin sodium and sodium salicylate.
Theobromin sodium salicylate is described in New and Nonofficial Remedies and in several foreign pharmacopeias.
According to the statements of the manufacturers, Bengus Analgesic Balm contains menthol, salicylate of methyl and lanolin.
He has been taking some salicylate of soda, and I have tried to persuade him to give it up.The Healthy Life, Vol. V, Nos. 24-28 | Various
Alkalies, especially sodium salicylate, and intestinal antiseptics are useful.Essentials of Diseases of the Skin | Henry Weightman Stelwagon
British Dictionary definitions for salicylate
any salt or ester of salicylic acid
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Scientific definitions for salicylate
A salt or ester of salicylic acid, containing the group C7H5O3.
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