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1. a substitute; especially an atom, radical, or group substituted for another in a compound.
2. of or pertaining to such an atom, radical, or group.
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A functional group that has replaced another moiety and molecular entity.
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Q. the substitue ointment for lasonil

A. the active material in it is heparinoid, and if i'm not mistaken there are 2 other creams that uses it. just ask the pharmacist, he is the most qualified to help you.

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