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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Ordinary camphor; -- so called in allusion to the family name Lauraceae of the camphor trees.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Ordinary camphor; -- so called in allusion to the family name (Lauraceæ) of the camphor trees. See camphor.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A colorless, odorless, indifferent compound, C22H30O3, obtained from the wood of the bay-tree, Laurus nobilis. It crystallizes in prisms. Also called laurel-camphor.

Etymologies

laurin +‎ -ol (Wiktionary)

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