oxyphenol definition

  • noun:
    • A phenol created by the distillation of catechin; oxyphenic acid or pyrocatechin.
    • A phenol, C6H4(OH)2, produced by the distillation of catechin; labeled as in addition oxyphenic acid, and today pyrocatechin.
    • identical to pyrocatechol.

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