Wood-tar oil; an oily antiseptic liquid, of a burning smoky taste, colorless when pure, but usually colored yellow or brown by impurity or exposure. It is a complex mixture of various phenols and their ethers, and is obtained by the distillation of wood tar, especially that of beechwood.
- A colorless to yellowish oily liquid containing phenols and creosols, obtained by the destructive distillation of wood tar, especially from the wood of a beech, and formerly used as an expectorant in treating chronic bronchitis.
- A yellowish to greenish-brown oily liquid containing phenols and creosols, obtained from coal tar and used as a wood preservative and disinfectant. It can cause severe neurological disturbances if inhaled in strong concentrations.
- To treat or paint with creosote.
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ശവദാഹം - Shavadhaaham | Shavadhaham ;തടി കേടുകൂടാതെ സൂക്ഷിക്കുന്നതിനുപയോഗിക്കുന്ന ലേപനം - Thadi Kedukoodaathe Sookshikkunnathinupayogikkunna Lepanam | Thadi Kedukoodathe Sookshikkunnathinupayogikkunna Lepanam ;സംസ്കരണം - Samskaranam ;ദഹനം - Dhahanam ; ;