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- n. (medicine) A dark brown oily compound containing phenol, creosol, and other hydrocarbons such as coal tar products, used as a disinfectant.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A commercial name of a mixture of crude cresol and high-boiling hydrocarbons. It is used as a disinfectant.
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