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English definition of “lanolin”

lanolin

noun [U] uk   /ˈlæn.ə.lɪn/ us  
a substance containing a lot of fat that is obtained from wool and used in skin creams to make the skin feel softAnimal biochemistryToiletry and perfumes
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