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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Camphine \Cam*phine"\ (k[a^]m*f[=e]n" or k[a^]m"f[i^]n), n.
Rectified oil of turpentine, used for burning in lamps, and
as a common solvent in varnishes.
Note: The name is also applied to a mixture of this substance
with three times its volume of alcohol and sometimes a
little ether, used as an illuminant.
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