safflower oil


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saf′flower oil`


n.
an oil from safflower seeds used in cooking and in medicines, paints, and varnishes.
[1855–60]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.safflower oil - oil from safflower seeds used as food as well as in medicines and paints
Carthamus tinctorius, false saffron, safflower - thistlelike Eurasian plant widely grown for its red or orange flower heads and seeds that yield a valuable oil
oil - a slippery or viscous liquid or liquefiable substance not miscible with water
2.safflower oil - oil from seeds of the safflower plant
vegetable oil, oil - any of a group of liquid edible fats that are obtained from plants
safflower seed - seed of the safflower
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For a little extra protein and some pizzazz, heat a small amount of safflower oil in a pan and fry cooked quinoa until its lightly browned and crispy.
Olive oil, palm oil, soybean oil, canola oil, pumpkin seed oil, corn oil, sunflower oil, safflower oil, peanut oil, grape seed oil, sesame oil, argan oil and rice bran oil are some of the commonly used edible oils across the world.
Chicken skin, safflower oil and citric acid have also been removed from the meat of its McNuggets, swapping them for pea starch, rice starch and powdered lemon juice.
Polyunsaturated vegetable oils containing high amounts of the omega-6 fatty acid linoleic acid (found in corn oil, cottonseed oil, safflower oil, sunflower oil, and soybean oil) have been thought to be much better for cardiovascular health.
Along with corn oil, linoleic acid-rich oils include safflower oil, soybean oil, sunflower oil, and cottonseed oil.
Gaby reports clinical benefit when using zinc along with essential fatty acids (sunflower oil, safflower oil, flaxseed oil) to treat atopic dermatitis (AD) in children.
Talking about the quality of the safflower oil, it is quite similar to that of sunflower oil.
Nana Creme doesn't include any common allergens in their products; the base ingredients are just water, cane sugar, organic bananas, safflower oil, and lemon juice.
The high polyunsaturated fatty acid content of safflower oil makes it nutritionally valuable (Ascherio and Willett 1997).
Ongoing research indicates that these polyunsaturated fatty acids, also found in sunflower oil and safflower oil, may also reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease.
INGREDIENTS | 11/4 cups flour | 2 tablespoons dry milk powder | 1 vegetable stock cube (no salt) | 1/4 cup boiling water | 1/4 cup safflower oil | 1 tspn brown sugar | 1/4 cup carrots, grated | 1 egg | Extra flour for dusting.
A study by researchers from the US and Australia, also published in the British Medical Journal last year, showed that men who'd had a heart attack were more likely to die from coronary heart disease when they replaced saturated fats with polyunsaturated fat from safflower oil and safflower oil margarine.