cresol cresol

Definition(s):

  • (n) any of three poisonous colorless isomeric phenols; derived from coal or wood tar; used as a disinfectant

Usage(s):

  1. By treating fibers with several chemicals, including cresol, alcohol, benzol and hydrochloric acid, he converts them into a resinous plastic.
  2. That compound, named para-cresol sulphate, is a byproduct of action by certain bacteria in the gut.

News

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