salicylated


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sa·lic·y·lat·ed

(să-lis'i-lāt'ĕd),
Treated by the addition of salicylic acid as a preservative.

salicylated

[səlis′ilā′tid]
Etymology: Gk, salix, willow, hyle, matter
pertaining to a chemical formed as a salt or ester of salicylic acid.

salicylate

(sa-lis'i-lat?) [ salicyl(ic acid) + -ate]
Any salt of salicylic acid. Particular salicylates are listed under the first word. See: e.g., magnesium salicylate; methyl salicylate; physostigmine salicylate
salicylated (-lat?id), adjective