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benzol

[ben-zawl, -zol]
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noun Chemistry.
  1. (no longer in technical use) benzene.
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benzol

benzole

noun
  1. a crude form of benzene, containing toluene, xylene, and other hydrocarbons, obtained from coal tar or coal gas and used as a fuel
  2. an obsolete name for benzene
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