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rapeseed

(rāp-sēd) [L. rapa, turnip]
The seed of Brassica campestris and other Brassica species, whose oil is used in the manufacture of lubricants and canola oil. The oil made from the seeds of the variety high in erucic acid is used as an industrial lubricant. Oil made from the seeds of the low-erucic-acid variety is relatively low in saturated fat and is commonly known as canola oil.

rapeseed

the seed of Target rape grown specifically for the seed and its oil.

rapeseed meal
as oil cake or meal after rapeseed oil is removed this is a high-protein feed supplement used in cattle. It can be goitrogenic because of its content of isothiocyanate but can be detoxified.
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Identification of five active compounds from the pollen of Brassica napus L.
We isolated five active flavonoids from the ethyl acetate extract of the pollen of Brassica napus L.
With regard to that some varieties of Brassica napus are grown increasingly in dry regions of Iran, it is important to examine drought-tolerance physiological reactions of different varieties of Brassica napus to determine the effective tolerance reactions and select the most tolerant species to be grown in water-stressed regions of Iran.
A short severe heat shock is required to induce embryogenesis in late bicellular pollen of Brassica napus L.
Assessing the risk of wind pollination from transgenic fields of Brassica napus ssp.
The influence of seeding date and seeding rate on seed yield and yield components of five genotypes of Brassica napus.
In this research, the differential display technique applied to explore how exposure to aluminum might affect gene expression in two cultivars of Brassica napus L.
Identification and expression analysis of genes in response to high-salinity and drought stresses in Brassica napus.
In the research applied by Haddadchi et al [8], Brassica Napus (Canola) phenyl extract caused to the increase of Malondialdehyde concentration in the soybean rootlet which is compatible with the results gained from this research.
Yield, yield component and grain guality of Brassica compestris and Brassica napus in Relation to planting date.
Cd accumulation causes a breakdown of chloroplasts in bush bean plants [6] and decreases plant growth in Brassica napus [36].