coal-tar creosote definition

  • noun:
    • a colorless or yellowish, oily fluid, obtained within the distillation of coal-tar, and resembling wood-tar oil, or creosote appropriate, in composition and properties.
    • a dark greasy fluid acquired by distillation of coal-tar; used as a preservative for wood
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