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creosol

 [kre´o-sol]
one of the active constituents of creosote.
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cre·o·sol

(krē'ō-sol),
A slightly yellowish aromatic liquid distilled from guaiac or from beechwood tar; a constituent of creosote. Compare: cresol.
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