n.1.(Chem.) Turmeric oil, a brownish yellow, oily substance extracted from turmeric by ligroin.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The findings of this study differ from a previous study on the rhizome oil of temu tis, which reported turmerol and ar-turmerone as the major components [8].