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cin·na·mon oil

(sin'ă-mon oyl),
The volatile oil distilled with steam from the leaves and twigs of Cinnamomum cassia; contains not less than 80% by volume of the total aldehydes of cinnamon oil.
Synonym(s): cassia oil
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