from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A trademark used for a liquid antiseptic and disinfectant.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. A liquid antiseptic and disinfectant; a mixture of cresols and soap.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A 50 per cent. solution of the cresols of tar-oil in neutral soap: used as an antiseptic, in 0.25 to 2 per cent. aqueous solution, and also in histological work, as a macerating and isolating medium.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a clear oily brown solution of cresols in soap; used as an antiseptic and disinfectant
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"Anything anti-bacterial like LYSOL and Oust, cleaning products like Lysol wipes," she said.
You know, this has been a highly orchestrated, sanitized -- you used the word Lysol, I think, earlier today, Jeff.
But, it seems that this admistration has stock in Lysol.
The recalled Lysol steam cleaning mops by Conair have the model numbers SM10L or SM10LR.
Water, vinegar and even antiseptic concoctions, such as Lysol, were employed.
Products such as Lysol's new hand washing system can help make teaching and reinforcing hand hygiene easier for everyone and rewarding for mom. "
The U.K.-based maker of Lysol disinfectants and Clearasil spot cream said it will accelerate cost savings, after warning that the global outlook is getting tougher.
Flip to the page for the last item and you find, "For a time, he carried his own bottles of Lysol and ketchup everywhere."
It had been a chance meeting, actually; the Fluffitorium was the closest washing place to my apartment, and, through special arrangement with the management, I had thoroughly cleaned the facility after hours with a potent mixture of Lysol and volcanic pumice.
Reckitt Benckiser benefited from an "excellent performance in developing markets" as well as new products such as the Lysol/Dettol no-touch hand-soap system, Chief Executive Bart Becht said.