camphor of asarum
Asarone As"a*rone, n. [L. asarum hazelwort, wild spikenard, Gr. 'a`saron] (Chem.) A crystallized substance, resembling camphor, obtained from the {Asarum Europ[ae]um}; -- called also {camphor of asarum}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Asarum Europaeum — Asarone As a*rone, n. [L. asarum hazelwort, wild spikenard, Gr. a saron] (Chem.) A crystallized substance, resembling camphor, obtained from the {Asarum Europ[ae]um}; called also {camphor of asarum}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Asarone — As a*rone, n. [L. asarum hazelwort, wild spikenard, Gr. a saron] (Chem.) A crystallized substance, resembling camphor, obtained from the {Asarum Europ[ae]um}; called also {camphor of asarum}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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