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corn oil [1 record]

Record 1 2012-03-05


Subject field(s)
  • Food Industries
  • Fatty Substances (Food)

A pale-yellow, water-insoluble liquid oil obtained by expressing the germs of corn kernels, used in the preparation of foodstuffs, lubricants, soaps, and hair dressings.


  • Industrie de l'alimentation
  • Corps gras (Ind. de l'aliment.)

Liquide jaune pâle ou jaune d'or, d'odeur caractéristique à saveur de farine de mais, retiré des graines du mais, qui entre dans l'alimentation et sert à faire des lotions capillaires.


Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Industria alimentaria
  • Substancias grasas (Industria alimentaria)
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