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Meaning of "xylenol" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF XYLENOL

xylenol  [ˈzaɪliːnɒl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF XYLENOL

noun
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verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Xylenol is a noun.
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WHAT DOES XYLENOL MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Xylenol

Xylenol are organic compounds with the formula 2C6H3OH. They are volatile colorless solids or oily liquids. They are derivatives of phenol with two methyl groups and a hydroxyl group. Six isomers exist, of which 2,6-xylenol with both methyl group in an ortho position with respect to the hydroxyl group is the most important. The name xylenol is a portmanteau of the words xylene and phenol.

Definition of xylenol in the English dictionary

The definition of xylenol in the dictionary is a metameric phenol derivative of xylene, 2.C6H3.OH.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH XYLENOL


allopurinol
ˌæləʊˈpjʊərɪˌnɒl
aminophenol
əˌmaɪnəʊˈfiːnɒl
butanol
ˈbjuːtəˌnɒl
dinitrophenol
daɪˌnaɪtrəʊˈfiːnɒl
enol
ˈiːnɒl
ethanol
ˈɛθəˌnɒl
indophenol
ˌɪndəʊˈfiːnɒl
isoproterenol
ˌaɪsəʊprəˈtɜːrəˌnɒl
methanol
ˈmɛθəˌnɒl
methylphenol
ˌmiːθaɪlˈfiːnɒl
nitinol
ˈnɪtɪˌnɒl
panthenol
ˈpænθɪˌnɒl
pentachlorophenol
ˌpɛntəˌklɔːrəˈfiːnɒl
pentanol
ˈpentəˌnɒl
phenol
ˈfiːnɒl
polyphenol
ˌpɒlɪˈfiːnɒl
propanol
ˈprəʊpəˌnɒl
retinol
ˈrɛtɪˌnɒl
Rohypnol
ˌrəʊˈhɪpnɒl
trinitrophenol
traɪˌnaɪtrəʊˈfiːnɒl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE XYLENOL

xylan
xylem
xylene
xylic
xylidine
xylitol
xylobalsamum
xylocarp
xylocarpous
xylochrome
xylogenous
xylograph
xylographer
xylographic
xylographical
xylography
xyloid
xyloidin
xylol
xylology

WORDS THAT END LIKE XYLENOL

cannabinol
dehydroretinol
espanol
eugenol
flavanol
flavonol
Grand Guignol
hexylresorcinol
hydroquinol
mestranol
octanol
orcinol
Pagnol
quinol
resorcinol
rosinol
stanol
tetrahydrocannabidinol
tribromoethanol

Synonyms and antonyms of xylenol in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «xylenol» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF XYLENOL

Find out the translation of xylenol to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of xylenol from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «xylenol» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

二甲酚
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

xilenol
570 millions of speakers

English

xylenol
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

xylenol
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

زايلينول
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

ксиленол
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

xylenol
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

xylenol
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

xylenol
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Xylenol
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Xylenol
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

キシレノール
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

실레 놀
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Xylenol
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

xylenol
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

xylenol
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

Xylenol
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

kslenol
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

xilenolo
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

ksylenolowa
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

ксиленол
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

xilenolică
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ξυλενόλιο
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

xylenol
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

xylenol
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

xylenol
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of xylenol

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «XYLENOL»

The term «xylenol» is normally little used and occupies the 113.153 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «XYLENOL» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «xylenol» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «xylenol» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about xylenol

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «XYLENOL»

Discover the use of xylenol in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to xylenol and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Handbook of Data on Common Organic Compounds
... 2,3,5-trinitro-: 1487 2,5-Xylenol: 9295 3,4-Xylenol: 9293 1,3,4-Xylenol:9293 1,3 ,5-Xylenol:9294 3,5-Xylenol: 9294 2,6-Xylenol: 9296 1,2,5-Xylenol: 9295 2,3- Xylenol: 9297 p-Xylenol: 9295 o-Xylenol: 9297 2,4-Xylenol: 9298 m-Xylenol: 9298 ...
David R. Lide, G.W.A. Milne, 1995
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Industrial Chemical Cresols and Downstream Derivatives
Phenol, Cresols and Other Alkyl Phenols 9 Similarly, 2,5-xylenol is produced starting with p-xylene and 3,4-xylenol from o-xylene [1,5,52]. As in case of cresols , separation of individual isomers of xylenols had been a critical problem in organic ...
Asim Kumar Mukhopadhyay, 2004
3
Handbook of Commercial Catalysts: Heterogeneous Catalysts
The proton attaches to the adsorbed methanol to form a methyl cation or formate, which then reacts with phenol to produce o-cresol and 2,6 xylenol. It has been suggested that 2,6 xylenol is favored, because the spread between the 2 and 6 ...
Howard F. Rase, 2000
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Degradation of Synthetic Organic Molecules in the Biosphere: ...
2,4-Xylenol Degradation A strain of fluorescent Pseudomonas, identified as Pseudomonas putida, was used to investigate 2,4-xylenol catabolism (Chapman and Hopper, 1968). By identifying compounds accumulated from 2,4-xylenol under ...
‎1972
5
Developments and Applications in Solubility
Another group, includes compounds capable of forming intermolecular hydrogen bonding with solvents (i.e. 1-acetyl-2-naphthol, or 1-benzoyl-2-naphthol, or 4- nitro-5-methylphenol, or 2,5-xylenol). These compounds show a higher solubility,  ...
Trevor M. Letcher, 2007
6
Oxidants and Antioxidants
[8] Ferrous Ion Oxidation in Presence of Xylenol Orange for Detection of Lipid Hydroperoxides in Plasma By Jaffar Nourooz-Zadeh Introduction Hydroperoxides (ROOHs) are the initial stable products formed during peroxidation of unsaturated  ...
Lester Packer, 1999
7
Synthetics, Mineral Oils, and Bio-Based Lubricants: ...
The triaryl phosphates are the most commercially important products. The earliest products of significance, TCP and TXP, were often referred to as “natural” esters because the cresol and xylenol raw materials came from the distillation of coal.
Leslie R. Rudnick, 2013
8
Fenaroli's Handbook of Flavor Ingredients, Fifth Edition
2,5-XYLENOL Synonyms: 2,5-Dimethylpheno, l-hydroxy-2,5-dimethylbenzene; Phenol, 2,5-dimethyl-; l,4-Dimethyl-2-hydroxybenzene; 2,5-Dimethylphenol; 3,6- Dimethylphenol; 2,5-Dmp; l-Hydroxy-2,5-dimethylbenzene; 6-Methyl-w-cresol; ...
George A. Burdock, 2004
9
Handbook of Aqueous Solubility Data, Second Edition
... 1497 1,3,2-Xylenol, 1522 2.3- Xylenol, 1519 2.4- Xylenol, 1523 2.5- Xylenol, 1526 2.6- Xylenol, 1522 3.4- Xylenol, 1528 3.5- Xylenol, 1529 m-Xylenol, 1523 p- Xylenol, 1526 2.5- Xylenol, 4-butyl-, 2925 2.6- Xylenol, 2-butyl-, 2920 2,6-Xylenol , ...
Samuel H. Yalkowsky, Yan He, Parijat Jain, 2010
10
Concise Encyclopedia Chemistry
Xylenol. tlimrthylphrtwl one of six structural isomers in which the hydroxyl group is in position 1, and the methyl groups are in different positions relative to it. The general formula is HO-C6H3-(CH?)2. In the systematic names of the isomers, ...
Mary Eagleson, 1994

3 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «XYLENOL»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term xylenol is used in the context of the following news items.
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Global Study On 2,3-Xylenol Industry In China Market Growth and …
The report firstly introduced 2,3-Xylenol (Global and China 2,3-Xylenol Industry 2014 Market Research Report) basic information included 2,3-Xylenol definition ... «Medgadget.com, Jul 15»
2
Lacanau (33) : des fûts de produits toxiques retrouvés sur la plage
À l'intérieur, du xylenol et du dichlorotoluène. La fiche technique de ces produits indique qu'ils peuvent provoquer des irritations de la peau, des muqueuses et ... «Sud Ouest, Feb 13»
3
PZ Cussons re-launches Camel Antiseptic Soap
It contains anti-micro bacterial agents like terpineol, pine oil and dichlorometa-xylenol, which helps to protect against germs that can cause skin infections. «Vibe Ghana, Dec 11»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Xylenol [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/xylenol>. Jun 2021 ».
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