a white, crystalline powder, CHCONHCHOH, used for reducing fever and relieving pain
Origin of acetaminophenacet(o)- + amino- + phen(ol)
A crystalline compound, C8H9NO2, used in medicine to relieve pain and reduce fever. Also called paracetamol .
Origin of acetaminophenacet(o)- amino- phen(ol)
Contraction of the chemical name N-acétyl-para-aminophénol.