cottonseed oil

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n cottonseed oil edible oil pressed from cottonseeds
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Cottonseed oil A fixed, semidrying oil extracted from cottonseed. It is pale yellow when pure (sp. gr., .92-.93). and is extensively used in soap making, in cookery, and as an adulterant of other oils.
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Usage

In literature:

Besides olive oil, however, there are oils made of cottonseed, corn, and nuts.
"Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 4" by Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences
Nor shall pitch, wax, cottonseed oil, or oil of rejected offerings, or oil from sheeptail fat, be used for these lamps.
"The Worlds Greatest Books, Volume XIII." by Various
Cottonseed oil may be used for this purpose, although olive oil is best.
"Every Step in Canning" by Grace Viall Gray
We are shipping cottonseed oil also, but this requires tank-steamers, which are scarce.
"Food Guide for War Service at Home" by Katharine Blunt, Frances L. Swain, and Florence Powdermaker
A calorie from butter yields neither more nor less energy than a calorie from lard or bacon, olive oil or cottonseed oil.
"Everyday Foods in War Time" by Mary Swartz Rose
In addition to this there are cottonseed oil, used for their lamps.
"The Commercial Products of the Vegetable Kingdom" by P. L. Simmonds
Italy imports cottonseed oil and exports her olive oil.
"Creative Chemistry" by Edwin E. Slosson
Cheap sources of fat are oleomargarine and cottonseed-oil.
"How to Live" by Irving Fisher and Eugene Fisk
We have found fish oil, cottonseed oil, Houghton's No.
"The Working of Steel" by Fred H. Colvin
It almost broke Jack's heart when we decided to manufacture our new cottonseed oil product, Seedoiline.
"Letters from a Self-Made Merchant to His Son" by George Horace Lorimer
Neats' foot oil, 1 part; cottonseed oil, 1 part; petroleum oil, 1 part.
"Practical Mechanics for Boys" by J. S. Zerbe
Ten per cent oil of tar in Beaumont oil or in cottonseed oil was found to be safe and efficacious by Graybill.
"Special Report on Diseases of the Horse" by United States Department of Agriculture
Such a product is cottonseed oil.
"Carl and the Cotton Gin" by Sara Ware Bassett
In addition to the textile goods, cottonseed-oil is an important product.
"Commercial Geography" by Jacques W. Redway
Cottonseed-oil is sold for olive-oil.
"The Holy Earth" by L. H. Bailey
For good stock such as clean tallow, prime cottonseed oil, corn oil, cocoanut oil and stock of this kind 0.75 per cent.
"Soap-Making Manual" by E. G. Thomssen
Like cottonseed oil, it belongs more properly to the soap oil class.
"Paint Technology and Tests" by Henry A. Gardner
He sees them squeezing pure olive oil and genuine creamery butter out of honest old cottonseed.
"The Army Mule and Other War Sketches" by Henry A. Castle
Cottonseed oil makes a better substitute for olive oil then does corn oil as it is at present refined.
"Foods and Household Management" by Helen Kinne
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In news:

Cotton byproducts include cottonseed oil and cotton blossom honey.
Wesson Oil was originally 100-percent cottonseed oil.
Now Wesson makes a number of oils, none of them containing cottonseed oil.
Packaged foods are full of soybean oil, corn oil, cottonseed oil, safflower oil and sunflower oil.
Even when it's not hydrogenated (to produce more shelf-stable, heart-harming trans fats), cottonseed oil isn't your healthiest choice.
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