Origin of wood tar
Examples from the Web for wood tar
Creasote or Kreozote is a term applied to the mixture of crude phenols obtained from the distillation of wood-tar.Poisons: Their Effects and Detection|Alexander Wynter Blyth
Pittacal, pit′a-kal, n. a blue substance obtained from wood-tar oil and used in dyeing.
Coal-tar and wood-tar or pitch, applied hot in thin coats, are also good and cheap preservatives for exposed wood-work.Woodworking for Beginners|Charles Gardner Wheeler