Recent Examples of linseed oil from the Web
Gardeners have traditionally used boiled linseed oil to protect their tools from the elements.
Shake together equal parts white vinegar and boiled linseed oil (available at hardware stores), then dab onto a soft cloth and apply to leather in a circular motion.
All of a sudden, clothing companies had an ideal substance with which to coat canvas that was more stable than linseed oil. Waxed cotton was born.
They are sealed with food-safe linseed oil and beeswax.
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LINSEED OIL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of linseed oil for English Language Learners
: a yellowish oil from the seeds of the flax plant that is used in paint, printing ink, etc.
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