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caj·e·put oil

, cajuput oil (kaj'ĕ-pŭt oyl, -ū-pŭt),
A volatile oil distilled from the fresh leaves of Melaleuca leucodendra, a tree of tropic Asia and Australia; a stimulant, counterirritant, and expectorant.
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