Definition of Bayer
1. Noun. The acetylated derivative of salicylic acid; used as an analgesic anti-inflammatory drug (trade names Bayer, Empirin, and St. Joseph) usually taken in tablet form; used as an antipyretic; slows clotting of the blood by poisoning platelets.
Generic synonyms: Analgesic, Anodyne, Pain Pill, Painkiller, Salicylate
Specialized synonyms: Aspirin Powder, Headache Powder, Buffered Aspirin, Bufferin, Enteric-coated Aspirin
Terms within: 2-hydroxybenzoic Acid, Salicylic Acid
Language type: Trade Name, Trademark, Trade Name, Trademark, Trade Name, Trademark
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Literary usage of Bayer
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1. International Catalogue of Scientific Literature by Royal Society (Great Britain) (1905)
"Bayer, E. in Fric und Bayer. Ie (126). Banksia. Bayer, E. in Fric und Bayer. ... Bayer, E. in Fric uni Bayer. Ie (142-144). dulia Berry not E. dubia Ettings ..."
2. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease by American Neurological Association, Philadelphia Neurological Society, Chicago Neurological Society, New York Neurological Association, Boston Society of Psychiatry and Neurology (1891)
"Bayer dn Co., in Elberfeld. In order, therefore, to secure the desired effect of Aristol, it is important that the physician be certain that the article ..."
3. The Observatory (1902)
"Johann Bayer. GENTLEMEN,— As next year will be the tercentenary of the publication of ... That Larousse should adopt the common error of saying that Bayer ..."
4. Surgery, Gynecology & Obstetrics by The American College of Surgeons, Franklin H. Martin Memorial Foundation (1910)
"(Bayer.) mainly of circular fibers surrounding tubal lumen and uterine canal, this simple arrangement being broken by the union of the two canals as they ..."
5. The Quarterly (1901)
"JOSEPH Bayer. Joseph Bayer was born in Germany, November i, 1846. ... In 1875 Mr. Bayer married Miss KB Happ, a native of Buffalo, NY He died in this city ..."