acetophenetidin
noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1910 phenacetin

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  • acetophenetidin — n. 1. 1 a white crystalline compound used as an analgesic and also as an antipyretic. Syn: acetphenetidin, phenacetin [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • acetophenetidin — [ə sēt΄ō fə net′ə din, as΄i tō΄fə net′ə din] n. [ ACETO + PHENETIDIN(E)] PHENACETIN …   English World dictionary

  • acetophenetidin — /euh see toh feuh net i din, as i toh /, n. Pharm. phenacetin. [1905 10; ACETO + PHENETIDIN] * * * …   Universalium

  • acetophenetidin — SYN: phenacetin. * * * ace·to·phe·net·i·din .as ə (.)tō fə net əd ən, ə .sēt ō also ac·et·phe·net·i·din .as ət fə n PHENACETIN …   Medical dictionary

  • acetophenetidin — ace·to·phe·net·i·din …   English syllables

  • acetophenetidin — noun a white crystalline compound used as an analgesic and also as an antipyretic • Syn: ↑acetphenetidin, ↑phenacetin • Hypernyms: ↑analgesic, ↑anodyne, ↑painkiller, ↑pain pill …   Useful english dictionary

  • phenacetin — An analgesic and antipyretic; the “P” in APC, an analgesic combination also containing aspirin and caffeine; biotransformed to acetaminophen. SYN: acetophenetidin. * * * phen·ac·e·tin fi nas ət ən n a compound C10H13NO2 formerly used …   Medical dictionary

  • acetphenetidin — noun a white crystalline compound used as an analgesic and also as an antipyretic • Syn: ↑acetophenetidin, ↑phenacetin • Hypernyms: ↑analgesic, ↑anodyne, ↑painkiller, ↑pain pill * * * noun see …   Useful english dictionary

  • acetphenetidin — n. 1. a white crystalline compound used as an analgesic and also as an antipyretic. Syn: acetophenetidin, phenacetin [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • C10H13O2N — Phenacetin Phe*nac e*tin, Phenacetine Phe*nac e*tine, n. [Phenyl + acetic + in.] (Pharm.) A white, crystalline compound, {C10H13O2N}, once used in medicine principally as an antipyretic. It is now seldom used because of serious side effects. Syn …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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