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The oil extracted from rapeseed, used in foodstuffs and as a lubricant and a fuel. Also called rapeseed oil.
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a brownish yellow oil expressed from rapeseed and used chiefly as a lubricant, an illuminant, and in the manufacture of rubber substitutes. Also called rape′seed oil`.
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|Noun||1.||rape oil - edible light yellow to brown oil from rapeseed used also as a lubricant or illuminant|
rapeseed - seed of rape plants; source of an edible oil
oil - a slippery or viscous liquid or liquefiable substance not miscible with water
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n → Rapsöl nt
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