What does the word camphor mean?

Usage examples for camphor

  1. There is no further doubt, monsieur, that it was camphor you gave the servant. – San-Cravate; or, The Messengers; Little Streams by Charles Paul de Kock
  2. She was conscious of a soft smother of camphor, in which the fur- lined cloak had lain through the summer, and of that flower odor, which was violets, though she did not know it. – The Portion of Labor by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman