tetrol

Tetrol

Tet"rol\, n. [Tetra- + benzol.] (Chem.) A hypothetical hydrocarbon, C4H4, analogous to benzene; -- so called from the four carbon atoms in the molecule.

Tetrol phenol, furfuran. [Obs.]
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