Sentence Examples


  • Tea and camphor are the staple exports.
  • [The movements of camphor scrapings referred to above afford a useful test of the condition of a water surface.
  • 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.