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linosyris vulgaris | linotype | linotype machine | linoxin | linsang | linseed | linseed oil | linsey | linsey-woolsey | linstock | lint

linseed

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lin=seed

CIDE DICTIONARY

linseedn. [OE. lin flax + seed. See Linen.].
     The seeds of flax, from which linseed oil is obtained.  [1913 Webster]
Linseed cake, the solid mass or cake which remains when oil is expressed from flaxseed. -- Linseed meal, linseed cake reduced to powder. -- Linseed oil, oil obtained by pressure from flaxseed.

OXFORD DICTIONARY

linseed, n. the seed of flax.

Idiom
linseed cake pressed linseed used as cattle-food. linseed meal ground linseed. linseed oil oil extracted from linseed and used in paint and varnish.
Etymology
OE lins{aelig}d f. lin flax + s{aelig}d seed

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