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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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(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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|Noun||1.||clove oil - essential oil obtained from cloves and used to flavor medicines|
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