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es·sen·tial oils

plant products, usually somewhat volatile, giving the odors and tastes characteristic of the particular plant, thus possessing the essence, for example, citral, pinene, camphor, menthane, terpenes; usually, the steam distillates of plants or oils of plants obtained by pressing out the rinds of a particular plant.
See also: volatile oil.
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Some agencies of the government like DOST (Department of Science and Technology) and TESDA (Technical Education and Skills Development Authority) are helping in this national effort to promote the essential oils industry by conducting seminars on how to prepare essential oils.
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