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canola

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noun ca·no·la \kə-ˈnō-lə\

Definition of canola

  1. 1 :  a rape plant of an improved variety having seeds that are low in erucic acid and are the source of canola oil

  2. 2 :  canola oil



Origin and Etymology of canola

from Canola, former certification mark


First Known Use: 1979


Medical Dictionary

canola

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noun ca·no·la \kə-ˈnō-lə\

Medical Definition of canola

  1. 1:  a rape plant (Brassica napus of the mustard family) of an improved variety with seeds that are low in erucic acid and are the source of canola oil

  2. 2:  canola oil




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