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rape·seed

 (rāp′sēd′)
n.
The rape plant or its seed.

rapeseed

(ˈreɪpˌsiːd)
n
(Plants) the seed of the rape plant

rape•seed

(ˈreɪpˌsid)

n.
the seed of the rape plant.
[1525–35]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.rapeseed - seed of rape plants; source of an edible oil
oil-rich seed, oilseed - any of several seeds that yield oil
Brassica napus, colza, rape - Eurasian plant cultivated for its seed and as a forage crop
colza oil, rape oil, rapeseed oil - edible light yellow to brown oil from rapeseed used also as a lubricant or illuminant
Translations
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rapeseed

[ˈreɪpsiːd]
A. Nsemilla f de colza
B. CPD rapeseed oil Naceite m de colza

rapeseed

nRapssamen m
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V Mega Lohare are currently occupying berths to load/offlaod containers, palm oil furnace oil ethylene, rape seed and coal.
Blue sky, rape seed and a beautiful oak tree in the background.
The ban, formally adopted by the European Commission on 24 May, means that farmers can no longer use pesticides containing clothianidin, thiamethoxam or imidacloprid on flowering crops (eg maize, rape seed and sunflower) or on cereals planted in spring or summer (due to bee exposure to contaminated dust) for two years followed by a review.
The ban means farmers can no longer use pesticides containing clothianidin, thiamethoxam or imidacloprid on flowering crops (eg maize, rape seed and sunflower) nor on cereals planted in spring or summer (due to bee exposure to contaminated dust) for two years followed by a review.
The new facility also allows Kerry to competitively offer alternatives to palm, such as rape seed oil and sunflower oil based products.
Here's a dish that encapsulates those wonderful British pods that are just coming into season - broad beans and peas - try and source some rape seed oil as an alternative to olive oil - it makes a welcome change.
Many chefs are claiming rape seed plant extract from East Donegal farmlands is even healthier than virgin olive oil.
One quarter of a Savoy cabbage - finely sliced An onion - peeled and thinly sliced One carrot - finely sliced Two cloves of garlic - peeled and crushed 150g potatoes - peeled and diced One tin chopped tomatoes One red chilli - finely sliced 150g chestnuts - roughly chopped Two sticks of celery - cut into chunks 500ml vegetable or chicken stock Two bay leaves Sprig of thyme Salt and freshly-ground black pepper Extra virgin rape seed or olive oil One small tin of butter beans Heat a large pot and add a generous slug of the rapeseed or olive oil.
Rape seed oil being transported onto a boat ignited and the flames quickly spread, More than 30 firefighters battled the blaze for over an hour until they managed to bring it under control.
Because we had trouble with rape seed in the area I sent him to Ireland nine days before the last race.