formol

formol

[fawr-mawl, -mohl]
noun Chemistry.

Origin:
1890–95; formerly trademark

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formalin or formol (ˈfɔːməlɪn, ˈfɔːmɒl)
 
n
a 40 per cent solution of formaldehyde in water, used as a disinfectant, preservative for biological specimens, etc
 
formol or formol
 
n

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