Some articles on oils, oil, seeds:
... Essential oils are volatile and liquid aroma compounds from natural sources, usually plants ... Essential oils are not oils in a strict sense, but often share with oils a poor solubility in water ... Essential oils often have an odor and are therefore used in food flavoring and perfumery ...
... A number of pressed vegetable oils are either not edible, or not used as an edible oil ... Amur cork tree fruit oil, pressed from the fruit of the Phellodendron amurense ... Artichoke oil, extracted from the seeds of the artichoke fruit, is an unsaturated semi-drying oil with potential applications in making soap, shampoo, alkyd resin and shoe polish ...
Famous quotes containing the words oil and/or seed:
“No skilled hands
caress a strangers flesh with lucid oil before
a word is spoken
before a tale is told, before
the stranger tells his name.”
—Denise Levertov (b. 1923)
“I am present at the sowing of the seed of the world. With a geometry of sunbeams, the soul lays the foundations of nature.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson (18031882)