A naturally occurring aromatic organic compound with the chemical formula CH(OH)(OCH), having certain medicinal applications.

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  • guaiacol — /gwuy euh kohl , kawl /, n. Pharm. a slightly yellowish, aromatic, crystalline substance, C7H8O2, resembling creosote and usually obtained from guaiacum resin: used in medicine chiefly as an expectorant and local anesthetic. Also called… …   Universalium

  • guaiacol — Has been used as an expectorant and intestinal disinfectant; also available as g. carbonate. g. glyceryl ether SYN: guaifenesin. g. phosphate phosphoric guaiacyl ether, a white crystalline …   Medical dictionary

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