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Definitions and Synonyms of creosote | Another word for creosote | What is creosote?

Definition 1: a colorless or yellowish oily liquid obtained by distillation of wood tar; used as an antiseptic - [noun denoting substance]

(creosote is a kind of ...) any compound of carbon and another element or a radical

(creosote is made of the substance ...) a colorless to yellow aromatic liquid that is a constituent of creosote

Definition 2: a dark oily liquid obtained by distillation of coal tar; used as a preservative for wood - [noun denoting substance]

Synonyms for creosote in the sense of this definition

(creosote is a kind of ...) any compound of carbon and another element or a radical

Definition 3: treat with creosote - [verb of change]

Samples where creosote or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • creosoted wood

(creosote is a kind of ...) subject to a process or treatment, with the aim of readying for some purpose, improving, or remedying a condition

"process cheese" "process hair" "treat the water so it can be drunk" "treat the lawn with chemicals" "treat an oil spill"

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