Medicinal vs Salicylamide - What's the difference?

medicinal | salicylamide |


As an adjective medicinal

is medicinal.

As a noun salicylamide is

a drug with analgesic and antipyretic properties, its medicinal uses being similar to those of aspirin.

medicinal

English

Adjective

(-)
  • Having the properties of medicine, or pertaining to medicine; medical.
  • Tending or used to cure disease or relieve pain.
  • Tasting like medicine; particularly of sweetish artificial flavours similar to cherry, almond or licorice.
  • See also

    * salutary

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • Any plant that can be used for medicinal purposes.
  • Anagrams

    * ----

    salicylamide

    English

    Noun

    (wikipedia salicylamide)
  • A drug with analgesic and antipyretic properties, its medicinal uses being similar to those of aspirin.