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Medical Term:

cinnamon oil

Pronunciation: sin'a-mon oyl

Definition: The volatile oil distilled with steam from the leaves and twigs of Cinnamomum cassia; contains not less than 80% by volume of the total aldehydes of cinnamon oil.

Synonym(s): cassia oil

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