cinnamon oil


: an oil obtained from a tree or shrub of the genus Cinnamomum: as
: a yellowish or brownish essential oil obtained from the leaves and young twigs of a cinnamon tree (Cinnamomum cassia) and used chiefly as a flavoring

called also cassia oil

Dictionary Entries Near cinnamon oil

Cite this Entry

“Cinnamon oil.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Sep. 2023.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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