Meaning of “cod liver oil” in the English Dictionary

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"cod liver oil" in British English

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cod liver oilnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌkɒd lɪv.ər ˈɔɪl/ us /ˌkɑːd lɪv.ɚ ˈɔɪl/

a thick, yellow oil that contains vitamins A and D. Some people take cod liver oil to keep healthy.

(Definition of “cod liver oil” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)