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creosol


creosol


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Creosol  \Cre"o*sol\  (kr?"?-s?l),  n.  [Cresote  +  phenol.]  (Chem.) 
  A  colorless  liquid  resembling  phenol  or  carbolic  acid, 
  homologous  with  pyrocatechin,  and  obtained  from  beechwood  tar 
  and  gum  guaiacum.  [Written  also  {creasol}.]