safflower-oil

safflower oil

noun
an oil expressed or extracted fromsafflower seeds, used in cooking, as a salad oil, and as a vehicle for medicines, paints, varnishes, etc.

Origin:
1855–60

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safflower oil

noun
1. oil from safflower seeds used as food as well as in medicines and paints 
2. oil from seeds of the safflower plant 
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