Meaning of acetanilide
Pronunciation: (as"i-tan'l-īd"), [key]
— n. Chem., Pharm.
- a white, crystalline, odorless, organic powder, CHNO, produced by the action of glacial acetic acid on aniline, used chiefly in organic synthesis and formerly in the treatment of fever and headache.
- acetanilide (Thesaurus)