Camphol
Camphol Cam"phol, n. [Camphor + -ol.] (Chem.) See {Borneol}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Camphol — Camphol, so v.w. Japanischer Campher, s.u. Campher I. a) …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • camphol — [kam′fôl΄, kam′fōl΄] n. [< CAMPHOR + OL1] BORNEOL …   English World dictionary

  • camphol — Borneol Bor ne*ol, n. [Borneo + ol.] (Chem.) A rare variety of camphor, {C10H17.OH}, resembling ordinary camphor, from which it can be produced by reduction. It is said to occur in the camphor tree of Borneo and Sumatra ({Dryobalanops camphora}) …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • camphol — Camphor Cam phor (k[a^]m f[ e]r), n. [OE. camfere, F. camphre (cf. It. canfora, Sp. camfora, alcanfor, LL. canfora, camphora, NGr. kafoyra ), fr. Ar. k[=a]f[=u]r, prob. fr. Skr. karp[=u]ra.] 1. A tough, white, aromatic resin, or gum, obtained… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • camphol — /kam feuhl, fawl, fohl/, n. Chem. borneol. [1860 65; < NL camph(ora) CAMPHOR + OL1] * * * …   Universalium

  • camphol — noun borneol …   Wiktionary

  • camphol — cam·phol …   English syllables

  • camphol — /ˈkæmfəl/ (say kamfuhl), / fɒl/ (say fol) noun Chemistry → borneol …   Australian English dictionary

  • camphol — ˈkamˌfȯl, ōl noun ( s) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary camph + ol; originally formed in French : borneol * * * /kam feuhl, fawl, fohl/, n. Chem. borneol. [1860 65; < NL camph(ora) CAMPHOR + OL …   Useful english dictionary

  • Borneo camphor — Borneol Bor ne*ol, n. [Borneo + ol.] (Chem.) A rare variety of camphor, {C10H17.OH}, resembling ordinary camphor, from which it can be produced by reduction. It is said to occur in the camphor tree of Borneo and Sumatra ({Dryobalanops camphora}) …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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