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corn oil

noun

: a type of oil made from corn (sense 1) and used in foods and soap

Full Definition of CORN OIL

:  a yellow fatty oil obtained from the germ of corn kernels and used chiefly as salad oil, in soft soap, and in margarine
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First Known Use of CORN OIL

1879
Medical Dictionary

corn oil

noun

Medical Definition of CORN OIL

:  a yellow fatty oil obtained from the germ of Indian corn kernels that is used in medicine as a solvent and as a vehicle for injections—called also maize oil

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