copra oil


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Noun1.copra oil - oil from coconuts
vegetable oil, oil - any of a group of liquid edible fats that are obtained from plants
cocoanut, coconut - large hard-shelled oval nut with a fibrous husk containing thick white meat surrounding a central cavity filled (when fresh) with fluid or milk
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High and unpredictable fossil fuel oil prices on the world market and low sugar prices have encouraged the country to embark on bioethanol production from sugarcane and sweet sorghum and biodiesel from copra oil, cotton seed oil, sunflower seed oil and jatropha.
Exports of CCO-based cooking oil are included in the category of other copra oil, the exports of which totaled 123,500 tons in 1998, down to 57,300 tons in 2001.
Until 1971," according to the US Navy's version, "Diego Garcia's main source of income was from the profitable copra oil plantation [which provided lubricants and oil for lamps worldwide].