Creasote

Related to Creasote: creosote bush

Cre´a`sote

    (krē´å`sōt)
n.1.See Creosote.
References in classic literature ?
And dip my handkerchief into the creasote. That will do.
Smell it, Toby, smell it!" He pushed the creasote handkerchief under the dog's nose, while the creature stood with its fluffy legs separated, and with a most comical cock to its head, like a connoisseur sniffing the bouquet of a famous vintage.
Clearly, the pungent smell of the creasote rose high above all other contending scents.
He takes with him, however, a rather curious associate, who gets over this difficulty, but dips his naked foot into creasote, whence come Toby, and a six-mile limp for a half-pay officer with a damaged tendo Achillis."
The staves of the barrel and the wheels of the trolley were smeared with a dark liquid, and the whole air was heavy with the smell of creasote.