Persea

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Related to Persea gratissima: Persea Americana, aguacate
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Noun1.Persea - avocado
magnoliid dicot genus - genus of dicotyledonous flowering plants regarded as among the most primitive of extant angiosperms
family Lauraceae, Lauraceae, laurel family - a family of Lauraceae
avocado tree, Persea Americana, avocado - tropical American tree bearing large pulpy green fruits
laurel-tree, Persea borbonia, red bay - small tree of southern United States having dark red heartwood
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The organic moisturiser contains avocado oil derived from the persea gratissima fruit.
INCI Pour Point 1 Cyclopentasiloxane <-30 2 Isoamyl Cocoate -3 3 Diethylhexyl Carbonate <-30 4 Isopropyl Myristate 8 5 Isopropyl Palmitate 14 6 Decyl Cocoate 16 7 Ethylhexyl Palmitate 1 8 Phenoxyethyl Caprylate -7 9 C12-15 Alkyl Benzoate -6 10 Ethylhexyl Stearate 8 11 Cetyl Ethylhexanoate -2 12 Cetearyl Isononanoate 9 13 Capryl/Caprio Triglyceride -4 14 Cetyl Dimethicone 14 15 PPG-3 Myristyl Ether 0 16 Mineral Oil -19 17 Oleyl Erucate 13 18 Octyldodecanol <-30 19 Persea Gratissima (Avocado) Oil <-30 20 PPG-15 Stearyl Ether 0 21 Cetyl Dimethicone -5 22 PPG-14 Butyl Ether <-30 23 Triisostearin <-30 24 Dimethicone <-30