sesame oil

noun
a yellow oil expressed from the seeds of the sesame, used in cooking, as a vehicle for medicines, and in the manufacture of margarine, soap, and cosmetics.

Origin:
1865–70

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Example sentences
The chef shows us the delicately-scented sesame oil in which he fries the
  battered seafood and vegetables.
Drizzle with sesame oil and sprinkle with salt and toasted sesame seeds.
Dress with toasted sesame oil and seasoned rice vinegar.
Season with salt, a pinch of sugar, and a few drops of sesame oil.
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