rue oil

rue oil

[′rü ‚ȯil]
(materials)
Yellow, combustible essential oil, soluble in most fixed and mineral oils; derived from blooming plants of genus Ruta; used in perfumery and veterinary medicine, and as a chemical intermediate.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Typically, the earlier enamels are applied with glue as a base which helped with building thick layers, while later versions are applied with the use of rue oil as a medium, which gives thinner layers.