from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A yellowish oil extracted from the seeds of flax and used as a drying oil in paints and varnishes and in linoleum, printing inks, and synthetic resins.
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A drying-oil produced by pressure from linseed, varying in color from light amber to dark yellow.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun An oil, extracted from
flax seeds, used as a drying agent in paints, varnishesetc.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun a drying oil extracted from flax seed and used in making such things as oil paints
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