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The oil pressed from peanuts, used for cooking, in soaps, and as a solvent for pharmaceutical preparations.
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(Cookery) oil that is made from peanut seeds and used for cooking, in soaps, and in pharmaceutical products
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the yellowish oil expressed from peanuts, used esp. in cooking.
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|Noun||1.||peanut oil - an oil from peanuts; used in cooking and making soap|
peanut - underground pod of the peanut vine
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