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camphorate

[kam-fuh-reyt] /ˈkæm fəˌreɪt/
verb (used with object), camphorated, camphorating.
1.
to impregnate with camphor.
Origin of camphorate
1635-1645
1635-45; < Medieval Latin camphorātus, equivalent to camphor(a) camphor + -ātus -ate1
Related forms
uncamphorated, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for camphorate

camphorate

/ˈkæmfəˌreɪt/
verb
1.
(transitive) to apply, treat with, or impregnate with camphor
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