1. A salt or ester of salicylic acid. 2. To treat foodstuffs with salicylic acid as a preservative. SYN: salicylize.

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sa·lic·y·late sə-'lis-ə-.lāt n a salt or ester of salicylic acid also SALICYLIC ACID

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sal·i·cyl·ate (sal″ĭ-silґāt) (sə-lisґə-lāt) 1. a salt, anion, or ester of salicylic acid. 2. any of a group of related compounds derived from salicylic acid, such as acetylsalicylic acid (aspirin); such compounds inhibit prostaglandin synthesis and have analgesic, antipyretic, and antiinflammatory activity.

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  • salicylate — [ salisilat ] n. m. • 1844; de salicylique ♦ Chim. Sel ou ester de l acide salicylique. Salicylate de phénol (antiseptique). ⇒ salol. Salicylate de lithium. ● salicylate nom masculin Sel ou ester de l acide salicylique. ● salicylate (expressions) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Salicylate — Sal i*cyl ate ( [asl]t), n. (Chem.) A salt of salicylic acid. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Salicylate — Salicylate,   Salze und Ester der Salicylsäure …   Universal-Lexikon

  • salicylate — [sə lis′ə lāt΄; sal΄ə sil′āt΄, sal΄ə sil′it] n. 1. a salt of salicylic acid containing the monovalent, negative radical HOC6H4COO 2. an uncharged ester of this acid …   English World dictionary

  • Salicylate — Acide salicylique Acide salicylique Général Nom IUPAC Acide 2 hydroxybenzoïque Synonymes …   Wikipédia en Français

  • salicylate — noun a salt of salicylic acid (included in several commonly used drugs) • Hypernyms: ↑salt, ↑nonsteroidal anti inflammatory, ↑nonsteroidal anti inflammatory drug, ↑NSAID • Hyponyms: ↑aspirin, ↑acetylsalicylic acid …   Useful english dictionary

  • SALICYLATE — n. m. T. de Chimie Sel de l’acide salicylique. Salicylate de soude …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • Salicylate — Strukturformel Allgemeines Name Salicylsäure Andere Namen 2 Hydroxybenzencarbonsäur …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • salicylate — (entrée créée par le supplément) (sa li si la t ) s. m. Terme de chimie. Nom des sels de l acide salicylique. •   M. le docteur Déclat signale à l attention l action bienfaisante du salicylate de fer, H. DE PARVILLE Journ. offic. 6 janv. 1876, p …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • salicylate — salicilatas statusas T sritis chemija formulė HOC₆H₄COO(M,R) atitikmenys: angl. salicylate rus. салицилат ryšiai: sinonimas – 2 hidroksibenzenkarboksilatas …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • salicylate — noun Date: 1842 a salt or ester of salicylic acid …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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