star anise oil


: a fragrant essential oil obtained from the dried fruit of a tree of the genus Illicium (I. verum) and used chiefly as a flavoring agent, expectorant, and carminative

called also anise oil

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“Star anise oil.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Feb. 2024.

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