olive oil Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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olive oilnoun [U]

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a ​yellow or ​greenoil, made by ​pressingolives
(Definition of olive oil from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “olive oil”
in Arabic زَيْت الزَّيتون…
in Korean 올리브유…
in Portuguese azeite de oliva…
in Catalan oli d’oliva…
in Japanese オリーブ油…
in Chinese (Simplified) 橄榄油…
in Turkish zeytin yağı…
in Russian оливковое масло…
in Chinese (Traditional) 橄欖油…
in Italian olio d’oliva…
in Polish olej z oliwek…
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