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Overview of noun phenol

The noun phenol has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. phenol

(any of a class of weakly acidic organic compounds; molecule contains one or more hydroxyl groups)

2. carbolic acid, phenol, hydroxybenzene, oxybenzene, phenylic acid

(a toxic white soluble crystalline acidic derivative of benzene; used in manufacturing and as a disinfectant and antiseptic; poisonous if taken internally)

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