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Related to flaxseed: flaxseed oil
The seed of flax, used to produce linseed oil and medicinal emollients and as a dietary supplement.
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(Botany) the seed of the flax plant, which yields linseed oil. Also called: linseed
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the seed of flax; linseed.
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flaxseedn linaza, semilla de lino
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