safflower oil


noun

an oil expressed or extracted fromsafflower seeds, used in cooking, as a salad oil, and as a vehicle for medicines, paints, varnishes, etc.

Nearby words

  1. safety-deposit box,
  2. safety-pin,
  3. saffi,
  4. saffian,
  5. safflower,
  6. saffron,
  7. safi,
  8. safid rud,
  9. safranin,
  10. safranine

Origin of safflower oil

First recorded in 1855–60

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