Benzene and substituted derivatives
Intermediate Tree Nodes
m-Xylenes Para cresols Ortho cresols Benzoyl derivatives Aryl ketones Fatty acid esters Vinylogous acids Methyl esters Enones Enoate esters Acryloyl compounds Monocarboxylic acids and derivatives Organic oxides Hydrocarbon derivatives
Aromatic homomonocyclic compounds
Xylenol - Benzoyl - M-xylene - O-cresol - P-cresol - Aryl ketone - Fatty acid ester - Phenol - Fatty acyl - Acryloyl-group - Enone - Vinylogous acid - Alpha,beta-unsaturated ketone - Methyl ester - Enoate ester - Alpha,beta-unsaturated carboxylic ester - Ketone - Carboxylic acid ester - Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives - Carboxylic acid derivative - Organic oxide - Organooxygen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic oxygen compound - Carbonyl group - Aromatic homomonocyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as xylenols. These are aromatic compounds that contain a xylene moiety, which is a monocyclic benzene carrying exactly two methyl groups, and at least one hydroxyl group.