[naf-thuh-lahyz, nap-]
verb (used with object), naphthalized, naphthalizing.
to mix or saturate with naphtha.
Also, especially British, naphthalise.

1835–45; naphthal(ene) + -ize Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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