how to pronounce phenolic


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phenolic is pronounced in three syllables

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meanings of phenolic


  1. A phenol compound.
  2. Any of a large group of pigments and flavouring agents, especially those found in grapes and wine.
  3. Any thermosetting resin manufactured from phenols and aldehydes.


  1. Of, relating to, or derived from a phenol.

phenolic frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word phenolic occurs in english on average 0.1 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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