palm oil

noun

Definition of palm oil

:an edible fat obtained from the flesh of the fruit of several palms and used especially in soap and lubricating greases

First Known Use of palm oil

1625


PALM OIL Defined for English Language Learners

palm oil

noun

Definition of palm oil for English Language Learners

  • : oil that is obtained from the fruit of some palm trees and used in cooking and in making soap and other products


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