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51. Oleum cocois.—Cocoanut oil.

Botanical name:

51. OLEUM COCOIS.—COCOANUT OIL. A fixed oil expressed from the seeds of the tropical palm, Co'cos nucif'era Linné. A white solid, of the consistence of butter, and with a disagreeable odor. It is mostly used in soaps.

A Manual of Organic Materia Medica and Pharmacognosy, 1917, was written by Lucius E. Sayre, B.S. Ph. M.

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