Gingelly-oil

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Gingelly-oil jin-jel′i-oil the oil of Indian sesame.
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Usage

In literature:

It is from the latter that the sesamum or gingelly oil of commerce is obtained.
"The Commercial Products of the Vegetable Kingdom" by P. L. Simmonds
He is given a present of gingelly (Sesamum) oil, wherewith to anoint himself.
"Omens and Superstitions of Southern India" by Edgar Thurston
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