magnesium benzoate


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magnesium benzoate

[mag′nē·zē·əm ′ben·zə‚wāt]
(organic chemistry)
Mg(C7H5O2)·3H2O A crystalline white powder melting at 200°C; soluble in alcohol and hot water; used in medicine.
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