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ol

abbreviation

Medical Definition of ol

  1. oleum




OL

abbreviation

Medical Definition of OL

  1. left eye—used in writing prescriptions



Origin of ol

Latin oculus laevus


1

-ol

noun suffix \ˌȯl, ˌōl\

Medical Definition of -ol

  1. :  chemical compound (as an alcohol or phenol) containing hydroxyl <glycerol>




2

-ol

noun combining form

Medical Definition of -ol

  1. :  hydrocarbon chemically related to benzene <xylol>—not used in systematic chemical nomenclature




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