cocoa butter

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cocoa butter

noun

: a pale fat made from cocoa beans that is used in making chocolate and in various products (such as soaps and skin lotions)

Full Definition of COCOA BUTTER

:  a pale vegetable fat with a low melting point obtained from cacao beans

Variants of COCOA BUTTER

cocoa butter also cacao butter

First Known Use of COCOA BUTTER

1868

cocoa butter

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of COCOA BUTTER

: a pale vegetable fat obtained from cacao beans that is used in the manufacture of chocolate candy, in cosmetics as an emollient, and in pharmacy for making suppositories—called also theobroma oil

Variants of COCOA BUTTER

cocoa butter or cacao butter

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