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- n. The amide of benzoic acid or any of its derivatives; several of its derivatives are pharmaceuticals
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A transparent crystalline substance, C6H5.CO.NH2, obtained by the action of ammonia upon chloride of benzoyl, as also by several other reactions with benzoyl compounds.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A white crystalline substance, C6H5.CO.NH2, which may be regarded as the amide of benzoyl.
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