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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Benzole  \Ben"zole\  Benzol  \Ben"zol\,  n.  [Benzoin  +  L.  oleum 
  oil.]  (Chem.) 
  An  impure  benzene,  used  in  the  arts  as  a  solvent,  and  for 
  various  other  purposes.  See  {Benzene}. 
  Note:  It  has  great  solvent  powers,  and  is  used  by 
  manufacturers  of  India  rubber  and  gutta  percha;  also 
  for  cleaning  soiled  kid  gloves,  and  for  other  purposes.