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castor oil

noun [U] uk   us  
a thick usually yellow oil, used especially as a medicine to help people pass the solid waste in their bowels out of the body
Translations of “castor oil”
in Spanish aceite de ricino…
in French huile de ricin…
in German das Rizinusöl…
in Chinese (Traditional) 蓖麻油(尤用作通便劑)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 蓖麻油(尤用作通便剂)…
(Definition of castor oil from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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