linseed oil

linseed oil
[[t]lɪ̱nsiːd ɔɪl[/t]]
Linseed oil is an oil made from seeds of the flax plant. It is used to make paints and inks, or to rub into wooden surfaces to protect them.

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  • Linseed oil — Linseed oil, also known as flax seed oil or simply flax oil, is a clear to yellowish drying oil derived from the dried ripe seeds of the flax plant ( Linum usitatissimum , Linaceae). It is obtained by pressing, followed by an optional stage of… …   Wikipedia

  • Linseed oil — Linseed Lin seed (l[i^]n s[=e]d ), n. [OE. lin flax + seed. See {Linen}.] (Bot.) The seeds of flax, from which linseed oil is obtained. [Written also {lintseed}.] [1913 Webster] {Linseed cake}, the solid mass or cake which remains when oil is… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • linseed oil — n [U] the oil from linseed, used in paints, for protecting wood surfaces etc …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • linseed oil — linseed ,oil noun uncount an oil from linseed used in making such things as paint and ink …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • linseed oil — ► NOUN ▪ oil extracted from linseed, used especially in paint and varnish …   English terms dictionary

  • linseed oil — n a yellowish drying oil obtained from flaxseed and used in liniments, pastes, and green soap and in veterinary medicine as a laxative * * * the fixed oil obtained from the dried ripe seed of Linum usitatissimum; used as an emollient in various… …   Medical dictionary

  • linseed oil — n. a yellowish oil extracted from flaxseed, and used, because of its drying qualities, in making oil paints, printer s ink, linoleum, etc …   English World dictionary

  • linseed oil — polimerizuotasis aliejus statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Terminės polimerizacijos būdu modifikuotas aliejus. atitikmenys: angl. blown oil; heat bodied oil; kettle bodied oil; linseed oil; polymerized oil rus. полимеризованное масло …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • linseed oil — pokostas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Preparuotų aliejų arba nesočiųjų riebiųjų alkidinių dervų, tirpiklių ir sikatyvų kompozicija aliejinėms dažų ar lakų dangoms gauti. atitikmenys: angl. boiled oil; linseed oil rus. олифа …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • linseed oil — sėmenų aliejus statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Džiūstantysis aliejus, spaudžiamas iš linų sėmenų. atitikmenys: angl. linseed oil rus. льняное масло …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

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