cedarwood oil

noun

ce·​dar·​wood oil ˈsēd-ər-ˌwu̇d- How to pronounce cedarwood oil (audio)
: an essential oil obtained from the heartwood of cedars and used in soaps and perfumes and with immersion lenses in microscopy

called also cedar oil

Dictionary Entries Near cedarwood oil

Cite this Entry

“Cedarwood oil.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/cedarwood%20oil. Accessed 26 May. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!