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Medical Term:

ajowan oil

Pronunciation: aj′ō-wan oyl

Definition: A volatile oil distilled from the fruit of Carum copticum, one of the sources of thymol; a carminative, aromatic, and expectorant.

Synonym(s): ptychotis oil

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