nondrying oil

nondrying oil

An oil which does not oxidize readily; esp. useful as a plasticizer.
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Palm oil is a nondrying oil that cannot be polymerized or dried when exposed to air.
In addition, this concept could be used to enable the production of useful coating materials from nondrying oils such as castor, almond, peanut, and olive oil, and faster curing materials from semi-drying oils such as corn, cotton seed, and sesame oil.