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camphorated oil

noun Pharmacology.

a solution of one part camphor oil in four parts cottonseed oil used as a counterirritant.


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Nearby words

camphor laurel, camphor oil, camphor tree, camphoraceous, camphorate, camphorated oil, camphoric, camphorweed, campignian, campimeter, campimetrical
Also called camphor liniment. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for camphorated oil

camphorated oil


a liniment consisting of camphor and peanut oil, used as a counterirritant
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