salicylanilide


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salicylanilide

[¦sal·ə·səl′an·əl·əd]
(pharmacology)
C13H11NO2 A crystalline compound with a melting point of 135.8-136.2°C; freely soluble in alcohol, ether, chloroform, and benzene, slightly soluble in water; used as a topical antifungal agent in humans and animals and in medicine.
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Toxicity of three candidate nonoxidizing molluscicides: TFM, Bayer 73 and salicylanilide I to zebra mussels (Dreissena polymorpha) and quagga mussels (D.