• WordNet 3.6
    • n phenolic a thermosetting resin
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Vaccines contain formaldehyde, ethylene glycol (antifreeze), phenol (disinfectant / pesticide), and aluminum.
    • phenolic Derived from or related to phenol: as, phenolic ethers, of which anisol, C6H5(OCH3), is the simplest.
    • phenolic Analogous to phenol. A phenolic hydroxyl group is directly united with a carbon atom of the ring of a benzene nucleus, as it is in phenol, and not with a carbon atom of a side chain.
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In literature:

For such application, phenol or iodin should not be used, pure or in strong solution.
"Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine" by George M. Gould
Phenol for claret from Diamine cutch, and for gold yellow from Primuline, etc.
"The Dyeing of Cotton Fabrics" by Franklin Beech
C. of 1.044-1.065 is detected by causing a material rise in the proportion of phenols.
"The Handbook of Soap Manufacture" by W. H. Simmons
This is caused by the combined water splitting off from the bases and phenols and causing slight explosions in the tar.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 5" by Various
In medicine it is used as an antiseptic, being more active than phenol.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 2" by Various
Other phenolates may be obtained from potassium phenolate by precipitation.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 3" by Various
Now these phenols are all more or less acid in character by virtue of the hydroxyl-group which they contain.
"Coal" by Raphael Meldola
Among the substances deserving mention under this head we have indol, skatol, cresol, and phenol.
"Dietetics for Nurses" by Fairfax T. Proudfit
Tannins are either free phenol-acids or, more commonly, glucosides of these acids.
"The Chemistry of Plant Life" by Roscoe Wilfred Thatcher
Phenol (Carbolic Acid) is most extensively used in soaps of this kind, which are called carbolic soaps.
"Soap-Making Manual" by E. G. Thomssen
Phenol and water, 97.
"The Phase Rule and Its Applications" by Alexander Findlay
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" by Sidney Morgan
Picric acid is made from phenol or carbolic acid.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia" by Various
Similar effects have been observed on the addition of this salt to phenol and other disinfectants.
"Chlorination of Water" by Joseph Race
The treatment is swabbing with iodized phenol or curettage.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 12, Slice 7" by Various
A trace of phenol will generally suffice.
"Scientific American, Vol. XXXIX.--No. 24. [New Series.], December 14, 1878" by Various
Phenol (carbolic acid) 43 C. 8.
"Physics" by Willis Eugene Tower
Under the name of "zifa powder," an insect powder has been made composed of cork and phenol.
"Cork: Its Origin and Industrial Uses" by Gilbert E. Stecher
KARR, W. G., and LEWIS, H. B.: Phenol Excretion of Guinea-Pigs Maintained on an Exclusive Oat Diet, Am.
"Scurvy Past and Present" by Alfred Fabian Hess
It differs from the simple ketenes in that it is apparently unacted upon by phenols and alcohols.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 7" by Various

In news:

Revision of D4768 - 11 Standard Test Method for Analysis of 2,6-Ditertiary- Butyl Para-Cresol and 2,6-Ditertiary- Butyl Phenol in Insulating Liquids by Gas Chromatography.
Revision of D4768 - 11 Standard Test Method for Analysis of 2,6-Ditertiary-Butyl Para- Cresol and 2,6-Ditertiary-Butyl Phenol in Insulating Liquids by Gas Chromatography.
View Other Phenolic Resins companies.
The medicated lip balm is 95% natural and provides antibacterial protection through the natural active ingredient phenol, the company stated.
In On Food and Cooking, Harold McGee notes that mint prominently features pinene and myrcene, the same pair of phenols that loom large in mastic 's flavor profile.
What is Nitrile -Phenolic Tape.
Get the most comprehensive and accurate phenol price assessments.
Is it possible to separate phenol from water using liquid extraction method.
Another one-step route to phenol emerges.
The formula also clearly explains the 1999 catastrophic failure of a phenol -formaldehyde reactor resulting from a grossly undersized relief system.
An easy to use generalized vent sizing formula is illustrated to be consistent with large scale industry experience and dedicated phenolic runaway reaction tests performed by Fauske & Associates, LLC.
Wine phenolics are responsible for important wine attributes and include compounds like tannins , anthocyanins, polymer pigments, and antioxidants.
Loos & Dilworth Inc, Bristol, PA, now offers a family of light-colored terpene phenolic resins in varying softening point ranges.
Existing approaches work, but some materials used today, such as furan resins and phenol formaldehyde resins, can emit toxic fumes during the process.
What gives red wine it's healthy kick is resveratrol, a natural phenol found in the alcoholic beverage.

In science:

The two RPCs prepared for the aging test have resistive plates made of phenolic bakelite with resistivity ρ = 9 · 109 Ω cm.
First results from an aging test of a prototype RPC for the LHCb Muon System
It shows for instance that the qualitative variable “label” is linked (in term of correlation ratio) with the quantitative variable “Phenolic”.
ClustOfVar: An R Package for the Clustering of Variables
Other ma jor chemical components of wildland fuel include hemicelluloses (copolymers of glucosan and a variety of other possibly monomers) and lignin (a phenolic compound) in varying amounts, depending upon the species, cell type and plant part (See Table 2).
A review of wildland fire spread modelling, 1990-present, 1: Physical and quasi-physical models
Yang R.D. and Humphrey A.E., Dynamics and Steady State Studies of Phenol Biodegradation in Pure and Mixed Cultures, Biotechnol.
Switching model with two habitats and a predator involving group defence