medicinal oil

medicinal oil

[mə′dis·ən·əl ′ȯil]
(materials)
A highly refined, colorless, tasteless and odorless petroleum oil used medicinally as an internal lubricant and for the manufacture of salves and ointments. Also known as mineral oil.
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The girl learns to repeat the phrases that her grandmother teaches her and befriends the dugong, who gives its medicinal oil as a gift.
globulus, the best known variety for medicinal oil production, is the blue gum tree of Victoria and Tasmania where it attains a height of more than 110 metres ranking as one of the tallest trees in the world.
Chickweed makes excellent medicinal oil (see recipe sidebar) and healing salve that work web topically for eczema and psoriasis.
This is a more medicinal oil, that's fragrance-free and very effective for dry, itchy skin.
n Enid Williams of Llan Ffestiniog researches her family history and finds an ancestor who became one of Wales's first entrepreneurs with an unique medicinal oil he made in this week's episode of the genealogical show Hel Achau.
The seeds were used to make a medicinal oil and as a tea.
Description : Medicinal oils in the Cerrado and Caatinga
Greg Abbott is signaling that he will sign into law a bill allowing epilepsy patients to use medicinal oils containing a therapeutic component found in marijuana.
In addition to its investment focus, the Miracle Fund will do initial exploration and due diligence in the area of HEMP-based medicinal oils and edible food products where the utilization of the non-psychoactive parts of the cannabis plant are used for medical benefit.
And she asks herself who the oil merchants of the town are, and she doesn't remember a single one, because all the cooking oils, like Arbolito or Sabater, and the machine oils, like Mobil Oil or Singer, and medicinal oils, like castor or almond, come from elsewhere, and no one deals exclusively in oils.
SeaFlex is a combination of the original SeaCare blended Arith Cayenne Pepper Extract and medicinal oils to make a soothing rub.
Some yield cooking or salad oil, medicinal oils, lamp oil and oil used in religious services.