Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

phenolate

[feen-l-eyt]
See more synonyms for phenolate on Thesaurus.com
noun
  1. Also called phenoxide. a salt of phenol, as sodium phenolate, C6H5ONa.
Show More
verb (used with object), phe·no·lat·ed, phe·no·lat·ing.
  1. to treat, impregnate, or disinfect with phenol; carbolize.
Show More

Origin of phenolate

First recorded in 1880–85; phenol + -ate2, -ate1
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

British Dictionary definitions for phenolate

phenolate

verb
  1. Also: carbolize (tr) to treat or disinfect with phenol
Show More
noun
  1. another name (not in technical usage) for phenoxide
Show More
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

phenolate in Medicine

phenolate

(fēnə-lāt′)
n.
  1. A salt of phenol.phenoxide
Show More
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.