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Medical Term:

cedar leaf oil

Pronunciation: se'der lef oyl


Oil obtained by steam distillation from the fresh leaves of Thuja occidentalis; used as an insect repellent and counterirritant, and in perfumery.

Synonym(s): thuja oil

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