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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The oil pressed from peanuts, used for cooking, in soaps, and as a solvent for pharmaceutical preparations.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an oil from peanuts; used in cooking and making soap


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