One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
An anthelmintic drug used to treat tapeworm infestations in humans and other mammals and also as a molluscicide; 2′,5-dichloro-4′-nitrosalicylanilide, C₁₃H₈Cl₂N₂O₄.
1960s; earliest use found in The Lancet. From ni- (in nitro-) + -clo- (apparently representing chloro-) + -sa- + amide, elements in the chemical name.
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