soybean oil

noun

Definition of soybean oil

  1. :  a pale yellow drying or semidrying oil that is obtained from soybeans and is used chiefly as a food, in paints, varnishes, linoleum, printing ink, and soap, and as a source of phospholipids, fatty acids, and sterols —called also soya oil

First Known Use of soybean oil

1904


Medical Dictionary

soybean oil

noun
variants: also

soya–bean oil

Medical Definition of soybean oil

  1. :  a pale yellow drying or semidrying oil that is obtained from soybeans and is used chiefly as a food, in paints, varnishes, linoleum, printing ink, and soap, and as a source of phospholipids, fatty acids, and sterols


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