shea butter

a solid, greenish, yellowish, or whitish fat derived from the seeds of the shea tree, used for food and in the manufacture of soaps and candles.

1840–50 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To shea-butter
Previous Definition: shea tree
Next Definition: shea-nut
Words Near: shea-butter
More from
Synonyms and Antonyms for shea-butter
More from
Search for articles containing shea-butter
More from Translator Word FAQs presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature