babassu oil

babassu oil

noun
a yellow oil expressed or extracted from babassu nuts, used chiefly in the manufacture of soaps and cosmetics and as a cooking oil.

Origin:
1955–60

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babassu oil

noun
fatty oil from kernels of babassu nuts similar to coconut oil 
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