Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A colourless liquid produced by the dry distillation of guaiac resin.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A colorless liquid, C6H4.OCH3.OH, resembling the phenols, found as a constituent of woodtar creosote, and produced by the dry distillation of guaiac resin.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A product of the distillation of gum guaiacum resembling creosote. It is also a constituent of wood-tar. When pure it is a colorless liquid.

Etymologies

guiac +‎ -ol (Wiktionary)

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