Definition of almond oil in English:

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almond oil

noun

Oil expressed from bitter almonds, used for cosmetic preparations, flavoring, and medicinal purposes.
Example sentences
  • Maraschino cherries in syrup are prepared by stoning and bleaching the cherries, then adding syrup, bitter almond oil, and red or green colouring.
  • To make the salt glow, mix a cup of fine-grained sea salt with one-quarter cup almond oil, grape seed oil, or any vegetable oil that has very little scent.
  • Dilute lavender oil in an equal amount of vegetable oil, such as almond oil.

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Syllabification: al·mond oil

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