[ kee-nuh-poh-dee-uh m, ken-uh- ]
/ ˌki nəˈpoʊ di əm, ˌkɛn ə- /
a colorless or yellowish oil obtained from the seeds and leaves of Mexican tea, used chiefly in medicine as an agent for killing or expelling intestinal worms.
Words nearby chenopodium oil
Origin of chenopodium oil
Also called wormseed oil.
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