Sentence Examples


  • Tea and camphor are the staple exports.
  • Para-xylene is obtained when camphor is distilled with zinc chloride, but it is best prepared from para-brom-toluene or dibrombenzene, methyl iodide and sodium.
  • The galls produced at the ends of the branches have been used in medicine, and the wood yields cedar-camphor and oil of cedar-wood.
  • In 1755 Menghini published an elaborate study of the action of camphor on a great variety of different kinds of animals.
  • A similar cement is a mixture of dried fresh curd with i nth of its weight of quicklime and a little camphor; it is made into a paste with water when employed.