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phen·yl sa·lic·y·late

the salicylic ester of phenol; the phenylic ester of salicylic acid; an intestinal analgesic and antipyretic; it has been used as an enteric coating for tablets, and in ointments for sunburn prevention.
Synonym(s): salol
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salol

(săl′ôl′, -ōl′, -ŏl′)
n.
A white crystalline powder, C13H10O3, derived from salicylic acid and used in the manufacture of plastics and suntan oils and medicinally as an analgesic and antipyretic.
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