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linseed oil

noun
1.
a drying oil obtained by pressing flaxseed, used in making paints, printing inks, linoleum, etc.
Origin
1540-1550
1540-50
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British Dictionary definitions for linseed-oil

linseed oil

noun
1.
a yellow oil extracted from seeds of the flax plant. It has great drying qualities and is used in making oil paints, printer's ink, linoleum, etc
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