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.
  • 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.
  • Lord Rayleigh has shown that the fall of surface-tension begins when the quantity of oil is about the half of that required to stop the camphor movements, and he suggests that this stage may correspond with a complete coating of the surface with a single layer of molecules.] On the Forms of Liquid Films which are Figures of Revolution.
  • In 1755 Menghini published an elaborate study of the action of camphor on a great variety of different kinds of animals.