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clove oil

n.
An aromatic oil obtained from the buds, stems, or leaves of the clove tree, used in flavoring and perfumery, and as a temporary anesthetic for toothaches.
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clove oil

n
(Elements & Compounds) a volatile pale-yellow aromatic oil obtained from clove flowers, formerly much used in confectionery, dentistry, and microscopy. Also called: oil of cloves
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Noun1.clove oil - essential oil obtained from cloves and used to flavor medicines
essential oil, volatile oil - an oil having the odor or flavor of the plant from which it comes; used in perfume and flavorings
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Its moisturizing complex of clove oil, flax seed oil and aloe vera delivers softness, shine and vitality to moisture-depleted hair.
In 2007, Wei and Shibamoto reported that thyme essential oil mixed with clove oil exhibited over a 90% inhibitory effect against the formation of malondialdehyde.
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In the lab experiments, clove oil and tobacco extract both proved to be equally effective against mites.
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Gently rubbed into the temples, this blend of camphor, menthol and clove oil will relieve tension headaches and help with festive hangovers, too!
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ABSTRACT The efficacy of clove oil as an anesthetic was evaluated in adult Haliotis tuberculata coccinea (shell length, 42-80 mm) and was compared with the commonly used 2-phemoxyethanol.