camphor Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"camphor" in British English

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camphornoun [U]

uk   /ˈkæm.fər/  us   /-fɚ/
a ​whitishsubstance with a ​strongsmell, sometimes used in ​medicine
(Definition of camphor from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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camphornoun [U]

 us   /ˈkæm·fər/
a ​whitesubstance with a ​strongsmell which is used in ​medicine and to ​keep moths (= ​flyinginsects) away from ​clothes that are ​stored
(Definition of camphor from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “camphor”
in Spanish alcanfor…
in Vietnamese long não…
in Malaysian kapur barus…
in Thai สารสีขาวมีกลิ่นฉุน, การบูร…
in French camphre…
in German der Kampfer…
in Chinese (Simplified) 樟脑…
in Indonesian kamper…
in Chinese (Traditional) 樟腦…
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