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acetanilide


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Acetanilide  \Ac`et*an"i*lide\,  n.  [Acetyl  +  anilide.]  (Med.) 
  A  compound  of  aniline  with  acetyl,  used  to  allay  fever  or 
  pain;  --  called  also  {antifebrine}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  acetanilide 
  n  :  a  white  crystalline  compound  used  as  an  analgesic  and  also 
  as  an  antipyretic  [syn:  {acetanilid},  {phenylacetamide}] 




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