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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of, pertaining to, or derived from, the meadowsweet (Spiræa); formerly, designating an acid which is now called salicylic acid.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to or derived from Spiræa.
  • Same as salicylic.


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