calamus oil

noun

Definition of calamus oil

: a yellow aromatic carcinogenic essential oil obtained from the underground parts of the sweet flag and used as a perfume and formerly as a flavor

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“Calamus oil.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/calamus%20oil. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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