ethyl salicylate


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ethyl salicylate

[¦eth·əl sə′lis·əl‚āt]
(organic chemistry)
(HO)C6H4COOC2H5 A clear liquid with a pleasant odor; used in commercial preparation of artificial perfumes. Also known as sal ethyl; salicylic acid ethyl ether; salicylic ether.
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