safflower oil

noun

Definition of safflower oil

:an edible drying oil obtained from the seeds of the safflower

First Known Use of safflower oil

circa 1857


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safflower oil

noun

medical Definition of safflower oil

:an edible drying oil that is low in saturated fatty acids and is obtained from the seeds of the safflower

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