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[fawr-mawl, -mohl]
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noun Chemistry.
  1. formalin.
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Origin of formol

First recorded in 1890–95; formerly trademark
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  • This solution is variously known as formalin, formol, and formaldehyde solution.

    The Fundamentals of Bacteriology

    Charles Bradfield Morrey