mothball

Definitions of mothball
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n a small sphere of camphor or naphthalene used to keep moths away from stored clothing

Synonyms:
camphor ball
Type of:
ball, globe, orb
an object with a spherical shape

v put into long-term storage

Type of:
store
find a place for and put away for storage

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