Definition of tea oil in English:

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tea oil

noun

An oil resembling olive oil obtained from the seeds of the sasanqua and related plants, used chiefly in China and Japan.
Example sentences
  • He's looking to develop the best types of tea oil camellias to grow for this area of the world.
  • Camellia tea oil is more than 80 per cent monounsaturated fat and 10.8 per cent saturated fat.
  • The annual output of tea oil is 500 tons, accounting for 8.6 percent of the edible plant oil produced in the country.

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