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al·mond oil

(al'mŭnd oyl),
A fixed oil expressed from sweet almonds, the kernels of varieties of Prunus amygdalus; used in ointments.

almond oil

an oil expressed from the kernels of the fruit of the sweet almond tree, Prunus amygdalus, which is native to the Mediterranean region. The fixed oil is a demulcent and a mild laxative. Bitter almond oil is a volatile oil that contains lethal prussic acid.

almond

prunusamygdalus.

almond oil
used topically as an emollient.
almond shells
causes abomasal impaction in stall-fed cattle where the shells are added to the ration as a roughage supplement.
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