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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A light-colored crystalline powder (trade name Merthiolate) used as a surgical antiseptic.

Usage examples (39)
  • For the record, thimerosal is not the only ingredient that worries those of us with autistic children.
  • The mainstream medical community has long contended that vaccines, whether they contain thimerosal or not, do not cause autism.
  • Usually called thimerosal, but also goes by other names as well.
  • GUPTA: Yes, they talk about something called thimerosal specifically. for more
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