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palm oil

noun

Simple Definition of palm oil

  • : oil that is obtained from the fruit of some palm trees and used in cooking and in making soap and other products

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of palm oil

  1. :  an edible fat obtained from the flesh of the fruit of several palms and used especially in soap and lubricating greases

1625

First Known Use of palm oil

1625


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