follow Dictionary.com

Is irregardless a word?

colza oil

noun, Chemistry
1.

rape oil

noun, Chemistry
1.
a brownish-yellow oil obtained by expression from rapeseed and used chiefly as a lubricant, an illuminant, and in the manufacture of rubber substitutes.
Also called rapeseed oil, colza oil.
Origin of rape oil
1535-1545
1535-45
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for colza-oil
Historical Examples
  • colza-oil is yielded by rape-seed and olive-oil is extracted from ripe olives.

    Artificial Light M. Luckiesh
British Dictionary definitions for colza-oil

colza oil

noun
1.
the oil obtained from the seeds of the rape plant and used in making lubricants and synthetic rubber
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for colza oil

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for colza

16
18
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for colza-oil