Sentence Examples


  • Xanthene, C13H100, may be synthesized by condensing phenol with ortho-cresol in the presence of aluminium chloride.
  • The crude cresol obtained from tar cannot be separated into its different constituents by fractional distillation, since the boiling points of the three isomers are very close together.
  • Ortho-cresol, CH 3 (1) C 6 H 4.
  • Meta-cresol,CH 3 (r) C 6 H 4.
  • OH(3), is formed when thymol (paraisopropyl-meta-cresol) is heated with phosphorus pentoxide.

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