ocotea oil

ocotea oil

[ə′kō·dē·ə ‚ȯil]
(materials)
A volatile essential oil obtained from the wood of a Brazilian tree, Ocotea cymbarum ; a source of safrole; used to make heliotropin and other technical preparations.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.