from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • 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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