oilseed rape

oil·seed rape 'ȯi(ə)l-.sēd- n chiefly Brit a rape plant grown for the oil in its seeds specif CANOLA (1)

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  • oilseed rape — noun A plant with vivid yellow flowers, yielding vegetable oil • • • Main Entry: ↑oil * * * ˌoilseed ˈrape f39 [oilseed rape] noun uncountable …   Useful english dictionary

  • oilseed rape — paprastojo rapso tipinis varietetas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Bastutinių šeimos pašarinis, aliejinis, vaistinis kultūrinis augalas (Brassica napus var. napus). atitikmenys: lot. Brassica napus var. napus angl. annual rape; Argentine… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • oilseed rape — rapsas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Bastutinių šeimos kultūrinės kilmės aliejinis, pašarinis augalas (Brassica napus). atitikmenys: lot. Brassica campestris f. annua; Brassica campestris f. biennis; Brassica campestris subsp. napus;… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • oilseed rape — [[t]ɔ͟ɪlsiːd re͟ɪp[/t]] also oil seed rape N UNCOUNT Oilseed rape is a plant with yellow flowers which is grown as a crop. Its seeds are crushed to make cooking oil. [BRIT] (in AM, use rape) …   English dictionary

  • oilseed rape — UK [ˌɔɪlsiːd ˈreɪp] / US [ˈɔɪlsɪd ˌreɪp] noun [uncountable] a plant with bright yellow flowers, used for producing food for animals and oil for cooking. Oilseed rape is often simply called rape …   English dictionary

  • oilseed rape — oil|seed rape [ˌɔılsi:d ˈreıp] n [U] ↑rape 2(3) …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • oilseed rape — noun The rape plant, having bright yellow flowers; source of an edible oil Syn: canola …   Wiktionary

  • oilseed rape — noun (U) rape2 (3) …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Rape (disambiguation) — Rape derives from the Latin rapio , to seize . Rape may refer to:*Rape, forced sexual intercourse. **In some jurisdictions rape refers to other forms of sexual assault *Rape crisis centers, organisations that help victims of rape, sexual abuse,… …   Wikipedia

  • rape — Ⅰ. rape [1] ► VERB 1) (of a man) force (another person) to have sexual intercourse with him against their will. 2) spoil or destroy (a place). ► NOUN ▪ an act or the crime of raping someone. ORIGIN originally denoting violent seizure of property …   English terms dictionary

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