sunflower seed oil

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sun·flow·er seed oil

(sŭn'flow-ĕr sēd oyl),
Oil from the seeds of Helianthus annuus (family Compositae); the glycerides consist mainly of the mixed triglycerides, each containing one or two linoleic acid radicals; used as a food, and in dietary supplements.
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