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rape' oil"



Chem.
a brownish-yellow oil obtained by expression from rapeseed and used chiefly as a lubricant, an illuminant, and in the manufacture of rubber substitutes. Also called rape'seed oil", colza oil.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

Rape of the Lock, Therapeseed
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