- refined wool fat
- lanolin (def. 1).
Medical dictionary. 2011.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
refined wool fat — noun : lanolin b … Useful english dictionary
lanolin — SYN: adeps lanae. [L. lana, wool, + oleum, oil] anhydrous l. l. that contains not more than 0.25% of water; used as a water adsorbable ointment base. * * * lan·o·lin lan əl ən n a yellowish sticky unctuous mass of refined wool grease that can be… … Medical dictionary
lanolin — lanolated /lan l ay tid/, adj. /lan l in/, n. a fatty substance, extracted from wool, used in ointments, cosmetics, waterproof coatings, etc. Also, lanoline /lan l in, l een /. Also called wool fat. [1880 85; < L lan(a) WOOL + OL2 + IN2] * * * ▪… … Universalium
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