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essential oil

noun [C, U]
 
 
a strong oil made from a plant that contains its smell or other special qualitiesAlternative and traditional therapiesToiletry and perfumes
Translations of “essential oil”
in Chinese (Traditional) (香)精油(通常氣味濃烈)…
in Russian эфирное масло…
in Turkish öz yağ, esans…
in Chinese (Simplified) (香)精油(通常气味浓烈)…
in Polish esencja, olejek eteryczny…
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