liquid paraffin

noun

a colourless almost tasteless oily liquid obtained by petroleum distillation and used as a laxativeAlso called (esp US and Canadian): mineral oil

Nearby words

  1. liquid ecstasy,
  2. liquid fire,
  3. liquid gold,
  4. liquid measure,
  5. liquid oxygen,
  6. liquid petrolatum,
  7. liquid propellant,
  8. liquid protein,
  9. liquid storax,
  10. liquid x

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