Definition for phenolic (2 of 2)
Related formsphe·no·lic [fi-noh-lik, -nol-ik] /fɪˈnoʊ lɪk, -ˈnɒl ɪk/, adjectivenon·phe·no·lic, adjective
Examples from the Web for phenolic
The oxidation is probably due to an enzyme, and also to the presence of chemical substances of a phenolic nature.The Preparation of Plantation Rubber|Sidney Morgan
This interesting reaction points very decidedly to the phenolic character of morphine.
The use of copper mordant with phenolic coloring matters is perfectly natural.
One of the hydroxyl groups has phenolic functions, the other alcoholic functions.
This is also an acid or phenolic dye, as a glance at its formula will show you.The Chemistry of Hat Manufacturing|Watson Smith