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soybean oil

noun
1.
a pale-yellow oil derived from soybeans by expression or solvent extraction: used as a food and in the manufacture of soap, candles, inks, paints, varnishes, etc.
Also called soya oil.
Origin
1915-1920
1915-20
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  • The best defence, it seems, is to spread soybean oil baited with a slow-acting pesticide.
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  • Roasted chiles blended with soybean oil to make a dark reddish brown paste.
  • GE soy includes soybean oil, soy flour, soy protein and soy lecithin.
  • soybean oil is finding its way into plastics, inks, and solvents.
  • soybean oil is used primarily for food and feed purposes.

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