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Definition of Japan camphor

Japan camphor
Japan Ja*pan", a. Of or pertaining to Japan, or to the lacquered work of that country; as, Japan ware. Japan allspice (Bot.), a spiny shrub from Japan (Chimonanthus fragrans), related to the Carolina allspice. Japan black (Chem.), a quickly drying black lacquer or varnish, consisting essentially of asphaltum dissolved in naphtha or turpentine, and used for coating ironwork; -- called also Brunswick black, Japan lacquer, or simply Japan. Japan camphor, ordinary camphor brought from China or Japan, as distinguished from the rare variety called borneol or Borneo camphor. Japan clover, or Japan pea (Bot.), a cloverlike plant (Lespedeza striata) from Eastern Asia, useful for fodder, first noticed in the Southern United States about 1860, but now become very common. During the Civil War it was called variously Yankee clover and Rebel clover. Japan earth. See Catechu. Japan ink, a kind of writing ink, of a deep, glossy black when dry. Japan varnish, a varnish prepared from the milky juice of the Rhus vernix, a small Japanese tree related to the poison sumac.

Meaning of Japan camphor from wikipedia

- most lucrative of several important government monopolies under the ****anese. Camphor is a white crystalline substance, obtained from the tree C. camphora...
- Camphor (/ˈkæmfər/) is a waxy, flammable, transparent solid with a strong aroma. It is a terpenoid with the chemical formula C10H16O. It is found in the...
- Menthol is an organic compound made synthetically or obtained from the oils of corn mint, peppermint, or other mints. It is a waxy, crystalline substance...
- Enzacamene (INN; also known as 4-methylbenzylidene camphor or 4-MBC) is an organic camphor derivative that is used in the cosmetic industry for its ability...
- Kamō (蒲生町, Kamō-chō) was a town located in Aira District, Kagoshima Prefecture, ****an. As of 2003, the town had an estimated po****tion of 7,311 and the...
- noticed (in December, 1882) the important fact that when common or ****an camphor and crystallized carbolic acid are mixed together and subjected to heat...
- The Sannō Shrine (山王神社, Sannō Jinja, literally Mountain king shrine), located about 800 metres south-east of the atomic bomb hypocentre in Nagasaki, is...
- Mélissa Mic****e Marjolec Laveaux (born 9 January 1985) is a Canadian singer-songwriter and guitarist of Haitian descent signed to No Format!. Her music...
- Kusanagi-no-Tsurugi (草薙の剣) is a legendary ****anese sword and one of three Imperial Regalia of ****an. It was originally called Ame-no-Murakumo-no-Tsurugi...
- ‹ The template Infobox settlement is being considered for merging. › Iwata (磐田市, Iwata-shi) is a city located in ****uoka Prefecture, ****an, widely known...
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