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baby oil

noun

Definition of baby oil

  1. :  a usually fragrant mineral oil that is used especially to moisturize and cleanse the skin; also :  any of various oils used similarly



1950

First Known Use of baby oil

1950


Medical Dictionary

baby oil

noun

Medical Definition of baby oil

  1. :  a usually fragrant mineral oil that is used especially to moisturize and cleanse the skin; also :  any of various oils used similarly




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