anthracene oil

noun

: a heavy green oil that distills over from coal tar above 270° C and is the principal source of anthracene, phenanthrene, and carbazole

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“Anthracene oil.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anthracene%20oil. Accessed 27 May. 2024.

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