The extraction of essential oils and perfumes from flowers using odourless animal or vegetable fats.
More example sentences
- Essential oils are extracted from petals using "enfleurage."
- Enfleurage has the advantage that even the most delicate components of the flower oils are preserved.
mid 19th century: French, from enfleurer 'saturate with the perfume from flowers'.
Definition of enfleurage in:
- The US English dictionary