carbolic

[kahr-bol-ik]
adjective
of or derived from carbolic acid.

Origin:
1860–65; carbol- (carb- + -ol2) + -ic

noncarbolic, adjective
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carbolic
c.1865, from carb-, comb. form of carbon + -ol, from alcohol + -ic.
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Example sentences
Carbolic acid is a sweet-smelling clear liquid that is added to many different products.
Phenolics are resins based on phenol, or carbolic acid, and formaldehyde.
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