copaiba oil

  1. a colorless, yellowish, or bluish liquid having a pepperlike odor and bitter taste, obtained from copaiba by distillation: used chiefly in the manufacture of perfumes and soaps.

Origin of copaiba oil

First recorded in 1825–35

Words Nearby copaiba oil Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023