Meaning of PHENOL in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈfi:nɔl ]

n. Chem. 1 the monohydroxyl derivative of benzene used in dilute form as an antiseptic and disinfectant. Also called CARBOLIC. °Chem. formula: C[6]H[5]OH. 2 any hydroxyl derivative of an aromatic hydrocarbon. øøphenolic adj. [F ph÷nole f. phëne benzene (formed as PHENO-)]

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