Definition of camphorate in English:


Syllabification: cam·phor·ate
Pronunciation: /ˈkamfəˌrāt


[with object] (usually as adjective camphorated)
  • Impregnate or treat with camphor.
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    • If the entire surface is affected, rub with a damp cloth dipped in turpentine or camphorated oil.
    • Our chests were rubbed with camphorated oil, and we were forced to swallow Scott's Emulsion.
    • Rub spot lightly with a soft lintless cloth moistened with camphorated oil.

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