Acetanilide Definition

asətanəlīd
noun
A white, crystalline organic substance, C6H5NHCOCH3, produced by the action of acetic acid on aniline: it is used as a drug to lessen pain and fever, in making dyes, etc.
Webster's New World
Synonyms:
phenylacetamideacetanilid

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Singular:
acetanilide
Plural:
acetanilides

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