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camphorate

[ kam-fuh-reyt ]
/ 藞k忙m f蓹藢re瑟t /
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verb (used with object), cam路phor路at路ed, cam路phor路at路ing.
to impregnate with camphor.
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Origin of camphorate

1635鈥45; <Medieval Latin camphor膩tus, equivalent to camphor(a) camphor + -膩tus-ate1

OTHER WORDS FROM camphorate

un路cam路phor路at路ed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for camphorate

camphorate
/ (藞k忙mf蓹藢re瑟t) /

verb
(tr) to apply, treat with, or impregnate with camphor
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