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|Noun||1.||hydroxybenzene - a toxic white soluble crystalline acidic derivative of benzene; used in manufacturing and as a disinfectant and antiseptic; poisonous if taken internally|
acid - any of various water-soluble compounds having a sour taste and capable of turning litmus red and reacting with a base to form a salt