cashew nutshell liquid

noun

Definition of cashew nutshell liquid

: a phenolic oily liquid obtained from the double shell of the cashew nut and used chiefly in making phenolic resins notable for their flexibility and alkali resistance

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“Cashew nutshell liquid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cashew%20nutshell%20liquid. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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