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naphthalize

[naf-thuh-lahyz, nap-] /ˈnæf θəˌlaɪz, ˈnæp-/
verb (used with object), naphthalized, naphthalizing.
1.
to mix or saturate with naphtha.
Origin of naphthalize
1835-1845
1835-45; naphthal(ene) + -ize
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