from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A yellow or brownish oil extracted from the seeds of the tung tree and used as a drying agent in varnishes and paints and for waterproofing. Also called Chinawood oil.
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- n. An oil extracted from the seeds of the tung tree and used in varnishes and paints etc.
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- n. a yellow oil obtained from the seeds of the tung tree
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