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aspirin


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Aspirin  \As"pi*rin\,  n.  (Pharm.) 
  A  white  crystalline  compound  of  acetyl  and  salicylic  acid 
  used  as  a  drug  for  the  salicylic  acid  liberated  from  it  in 
  the  intestines. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  aspirin 
  n  :  an  analgesic  anti-inflammatory  drug  (trade  names  Bayer  and 
  Empirin)  usually  taken  in  tablet  form  also  used  as  an 
  antipyretic  [syn:  {acetylsalicylic  acid},  {Bayer},  {Empirin}] 
 
  From  The  Free  On-line  Dictionary  of  Computing  (13  Mar  01)  [foldoc]: 
 
  Aspirin 
 
    A  {freeware}  language  from  {MITRE 
  Corporation}  for  the  description  of  {neural  networks}.  A 
  compiler,  bpmake,  is  included.  Aspirin  is  designed  for  use 
  with  the  {MIGRAINES}  interface. 
 
  Version:  6.0,  as  of  1995-03-08. 
 
  {(ftp://ftp.cognet.ucla.edu/alexis/)}. 
 
  (1995-03-08) 
 
 




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