camphor


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a resin obtained from the camphor tree

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During the period of Japanese rule camphor was extremely valuable, used in insect repellent as well as artillery shells, according to CNA.
Sources told the GDN the flames spread rapidly throughout the second-floor apartment because of highly flammable materials stored there, which allegedly included firecrackers, incense sticks, oil and camphor.
Jennifer Kincheloe; THE WOMAN IN THE CAMPHOR TRUNK; Seventh Street Books (Fiction: Mystery) 14.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Oct 26 (ANI-NewsVoir): A short drive just beyond the city limits of Shanghai stands an ancient camphor forest.
Leila Landim spent more than a week in intensive care, hooked up to apparatus to help her breathe, after grabbing and drinking camphor oil which is used in chest rubs.
A statement by the Ministry of Defense "totaled the overflights for today to /28/ sorties destroying amassed of munitions, in camphor village , within the Federal Police axis and the destruction of two nests holing them, a car bombs, and Anti-aircraft cannon 23 mm in the village.
This balm offers a therapeutic dose of menthol crystals and peppermint oils, with healing arnica and camphor, according to the company.
A closed-circuit footage of an unidentified Chinese man was spotted toppling a camphor tree to claim a locked bike has surfaced online.
Contract awarded for Camphor Middle East duo Main Replacement
Camphor is a cyclic ketone of the hydro aromatic terpene group.
Results: The chemical composition showed 45 components with a predominance of monoterpenes, such as camphor (51.
Once the body is clean, 20 liters of camphor is added to clean water and the washing is performed again.
TIGER Balm Red takes the relieving properties of Tiger Balm's natural active ingredients camphor, menthol, cajuput oil and clove oil, and adds cinnamon oil to relieve muscular aches and pains.
Depending on the experimental condition, she was perfumed with vanilla, camphor, or nothing.
Freeze It Xtreme contains flex, 5% menthol, 1% camphor, vitamin E and aloe, pine tree bark extract, boswellia serrata, OptiMSM and arnica.