follow Dictionary.com

Do you know ghouls from goblins and ghosts?

sassafras oil

noun
1.
a yellowish or reddish-yellow, aromatic volatile oil distilled from sassafras root, used in flavoring, perfumery, and medicine.
Origin
1790-1800
1790-1800
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for sassafras-oil

sassafras oil

noun
1.
a clear volatile oil that is extracted from the root of the sassafras tree and contains camphor, pinene, and safrole
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 sassafras oil

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for sassafras

12
12
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with sassafras-oil

Nearby words for sassafras-oil