ASA etymology

English word ASA comes from English acetylsalicylic acid

Detailed word origin of ASA

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
acetylsalicylic acid English (eng) (pharmacology) The acetate ester of salicylic acid (aspirin).
ASA English (eng) (military) : refers to fighter jet units that provide aerial defense of the nation via high-readiness aircraft.. (pharmacology, uncountable) (aspirin) (UK). , which has changed its name to American National Standards Institute (ANSI).