castor

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cerate made of camphor and wax and spermaceti and castor oil camphor ice
very finely granulated sugar that was formerly sprinkled from a castor caster sugar , castor sugar
toxic seed of the castor-oil plant; source of castor oil castor bean
purgative extracted from the seed of the castor plant; used in paint and varnish as well as medically castor oil
large shrub of tropical Africa and Asia having large palmate leaves and spiny capsules containing seeds that are the source of castor oil and ricin; widely naturalized throughout the tropics castor-oil plant , castor bean plant , palma christ , palma christi , Ricinus communis
genus of herb having only one known species: castor-oil plant genus Ricinus , Ricinus
brightest star in Gemini; close to Castor Pollux
toxic protein extracted from castor beans; used as a chemical reagent; can be used as a bioweapon ricin , ricin toxin
oily fatty acid found in castor oil and used in soap ricinoleic acid
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