carbolic


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carbolic

[kɑːˈbɒlɪk] N (also carbolic acid) → ácido m carbólico or fénico (also carbolic soap) → jabón m con fenol

carbolic

adjKarbol-
n (also carbolic soap)Karbolseife f
References in classic literature ?
There was blood, I saw, in the sink,--brown, and some scarlet--and I smelt the peculiar smell of carbolic acid.
After that he resisted no more, and was washed out and scrubbed out and cleansed out with the hose, a big bristly brush, and much carbolic soap, the lather of which got into and stung his eyes and nose, causing him to weep copiously and sneeze violently.
Sir Launcelot got up steam, he and I loaded up the kettle with unslaked lime and carbolic acid, with a touch of lactic acid added thereto, then filled the thing up with water and inserted the steam-spout under the canopy.
(supposed to be subject to dreams), how he fell off again (with one little hand on his nose), but I glided past what we put in his bath (carbolic and a mop).
Locking the cow's head in an iron stanchion, he had shed his coat, rolled up his right sleeve almost to the shoulder, washed his hand and arm in a solution of carbolic and hot water, carefully examining them to make sure there was no abrasion of any kind.
"I will get soft soap, and monkey soap, and all sorts of soap; and soda and scrubbing brushes; and persian powder; and carbolic to remove the smell.
But now, if you are of my opinion, we have had thrills enough for one day, and had best get back to the surgical box at the camp for some carbolic. Who knows what venom these beasts may have in their hideous jaws?"
1867: Joseph Lister performed a mastectomy on his sister Isabella using carbolic acid as an antiseptic.
the reagent is a bleaching solution of carbolic fuchsin 36 pack, indicated by the participants4.
Carbolic soap and reproduction packaging of vintage brands, including Spam, Omo and Pilot Matches all feature in the so-called "rem pods".
Scott was a DJ at the legendary Carbolic Frolic among others and has since carved a niche with his nu disco house sound of Robot 84.