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Noun: acetanilide  ,a-si'ta-nu,lId
  1. A white crystalline compound used as an analgesic and also as an antipyretic
    - acetanilid, phenylacetamide

Derived forms: acetanilides

Type of: analgesic, anodyne, pain pill, painkiller

Encyclopedia: Acetanilide