how to pronounce creosote


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creosote is pronounced in three syllables

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meanings of creosote


  1. A pale yellow oily liquid, containing phenols and similar compounds, obtained by the destructive distillation of wood tar, once used medicinally.
  2. A similar brown liquid obtained from coal tar used as a wood preservative.
  3. The creosote bush.


  1. To apply creosote.

creosote frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word creosote occurs in english on average 0.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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