noun cam·pho·lide \ˈkam(p)fəˌlīd\

Definition of campholide



  1. :  either of two crystalline isomeric lactones C10H16O2 distinguished as α and β and made indirectly from camphoric acid

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Origin and Etymology of campholide

International Scientific Vocabulary camphol + -ide

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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