thiophenol

[thahy-uh-fee-nawl, -nol]

noun Chemistry.

a colorless, foul-smelling liquid, C6H6S, used chiefly in organic synthesis.

Origin of thiophenol

First recorded in 1895–1900; thio- + phenol
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