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Related to Merthiolate: Mercurochrome, iodine
a brand of thimerosal.
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|Noun||1.||Merthiolate - a light-colored crystalline powder (trade name Merthiolate) used as a surgical antiseptic|
antiseptic - a substance that destroys micro-organisms that carry disease without harming body tissues