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vegetable oil

noun

Definition of vegetable oil

  1. :  an oil of plant origin; especially :  a fatty oil from seeds or fruits



1765

First Known Use of vegetable oil

1765


Medical Dictionary

vegetable oil

noun

Medical Definition of vegetable oil

  1. :  an oil of plant origin; especially :  a fatty oil from seeds or fruits




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