creosote


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Synonyms for creosote

a colorless or yellowish oily liquid obtained by distillation of wood tar

a dark oily liquid obtained by distillation of coal tar

treat with creosote

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"The creosote is seeping onto the pavements and the mess caused is being walked into people's homes.
A chap who was checking the list of runners said: "What are you backing, Carl?" "Creosote."
The purpose of this study was to assess the potential for using an oxidized polyethylene (MW~ 4,000) additive to improve the properties of creosote-treated wood in comparison with wood treated with nonamended creosote or copper naphthenate.
As the creosote builds increasingly thicker layers, it chokes out the chimney and kills your draft.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has started to conduct work for the remedial investigation of the Colonial Creosote site in Washington Parish, Louisiana.
Fireplace Safety: The stove should be burned hot twice a day for 15 - 30 minutes to reduce the amount of creosote buildup.
Reports suggest that the fire started when creosote in the exhaust duct above a wood-fired brick pizza oven ignited.
The Mr Robert's bloody eruption was utterly OTT - like The Exorcist meets Mr Creosote, the dinner-suited binge eater from Monty Python's The Meaning Of Life.
The most common way to create a wood pole is to cut down a straight pine-type tree, strip it of branches and bark, dry it out, and then, under great pressure, cook a creosote mixture into the wood fibers.
He has two Mercury Prize nominations, the first for 2011's Diamond Mine, a collaboration with Scottish singer-songwriter King Creosote, the second for his own 2013 album Immunity.
KING CREOSOTE - FROM SCOTLAND WITH LOVE SCOTTISH star Kenny Anderson, aka King Creosote, has had a rough time since his Fence Records compadre Johnny Lynch left to form Lost Map Records and took some bands with him.
Last fall, my husband put a chimney cap on and now we have creosote on our chimney brick and vinyl siding.
The scientists have managed to crystallize the activase protein from the creosote bush, which is a shrub that's abundant in the Arizona desert.