from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. That yields an emulsion (or a milk-like substance)

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Softening; milklike.
  • adj. Yielding oil by expression.
  • adj. Producing or yielding a milklike substance.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Softening.
  • Yielding oil by expression: as, emulsive seeds.
  • Producing or yielding a milk-like substance: as, emulsive acids.


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