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oilseed rape

noun

Definition of oilseed rape

chiefly British

  1. :  a plant that is grown as food for farm animals and as a source of oil



Word by Word Definitions

oilseedplay
  1. :  a seed or crop (as flaxseed) grown mainly for oil

rapeplay
  1. :  an Old World herb (Brassica napus) of the mustard family grown as a forage crop and for its seeds which yield rapeseed oil and are a bird food — compare canola

  1. :  to seize and take away by force

    :  despoil

    :  to commit rape on

  1. :  an act or instance of robbing or despoiling or carrying away a person by force

    :  unlawful sexual activity and usually sexual intercourse carried out forcibly or under threat of injury against the will usually of a female or with a person who is beneath a certain age or incapable of valid consent — compare sexual assault, statutory rape

    :  an outrageous violation

  1. :  grape pomace


Medical Dictionary

oilseed rape

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noun oil·seed rape \ˈȯi(ə)l-ˌsēd-\

Medical Definition of oilseed rape

  1. chiefly British :  a rape plant grown for the oil in its seeds; specifically :  canola 1




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