Benzol meaning

bĕnzôl, -zōl, -zŏl
(now chiefly brit.) A name used for products that consist mostly of benzene.
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(organic chemistry) An impure benzene, used in the arts as a solvent, and for various other purposes.
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Origin of benzol

  • benz(o)– –ol

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • benzo- +‎ -ol (“oil”)

    From Wiktionary