oil of cloves


oil of cloves
noun
essential oil obtained from cloves and used to flavor medicines
Syn: ↑clove oil
Hypernyms: ↑essential oil, ↑volatile oil

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n. see clove I (sense 1)

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • clove oil — SYN: oil of clove. * * * clove oil n a colorless to pale yellow essential oil that is obtained from cloves, is a source of eugenol, has a powerful germicidal action, and is used topically to relieve toothache * * * [NF] a volatile oil, consisting …   Medical dictionary

  • Clove — Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae Phylum: Angiosperms …   Wikipedia


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