canola oil

noun
Updated on: 19 Nov 2017

Definition of canola oil

:an edible vegetable oil obtained from the seeds of canola that is high in monounsaturated fatty acids

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First Known Use of canola oil

1981


CANOLA OIL Defined for English Language Learners

canola oil

noun

Definition of canola oil for English Language Learners

  • : a type of oil that is obtained from the seeds of a plant (called the rape plant) and used for cooking


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canola oil

noun

medical Definition of canola oil

:an edible vegetable oil obtained from the seeds of canola that is high in monounsaturated fatty acids

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