oilseed rape

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chiefly British

: a plant that is grown as food for farm animals and as a source of oil

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oilseed rape

noun
oil·seed rape | \ˈȯi(ə)l-ˌsēd- \

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chiefly British

: a rape plant grown for the oil in its seeds specifically : canola sense 1

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