ben oil

noun
variants: or less commonly behen oil

Definition of ben oil

: a fatty oil or semisolid fat that is obtained from ben and used especially in cosmetics and in cooking

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ben, behen

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“Ben oil.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ben%20oil. Accessed 9 Jul. 2020.

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