oleostearin

noun
oleo·stearin
variants: or less commonly oleostearine \¦ōlēō+ \

Definition of oleostearin 

: a solid residue of tallow remaining after removal of oleo oil or tallow oil and used chiefly in lard substitutes

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History and Etymology for oleostearin

International Scientific Vocabulary ole- + stearin, stearine

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