chlorocresol

noun
chlo·​ro·​cre·​sol | \ -ˈkrē-ˌsȯl, -ˌsōl How to pronounce chlorocresol (audio) \

Medical Definition of chlorocresol

: any of several chlorine derivatives of the cresols especially : the para derivative C7H7ClO used as an antiseptic and preservative

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“Chlorocresol.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/chlorocresol. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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