Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A liquid resembling camphene, obtained by treating turpentine hydrochloride with lime.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A liquid resembling camphene, obtained by treating turpentine hydrochloride with lime.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A mixture of terpene hydrocarbons prepared by the distillation of terpene hydrochlorid with quicklime.

Etymologies

From Ancient Greek πεύκη (peukē, "pine tree"). (Wiktionary)

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