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neroli oil

/ˈnɪərəlɪ/
noun
1.
a brown oil distilled from the flowers of various orange trees, esp the Seville orange: used in perfumery
Word Origin
C17: named after Anne Marie de la Tremoïlle of Neroli, French-born Italian princess believed to have discovered it
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