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Definition of Colza

Colza
Colza Col"za, n. [F., fr. D. koolzaad, prop., cabbage seed; kool (akin to E. cole) + zaad, akin to E. seed.] (Bot.) A variety of cabbage (Brassica oleracea), cultivated for its seeds, which yield an oil valued for illuminating and lubricating purposes; summer rape.

Meaning of Colza from wikipedia

- Colza oil or colza is a non-drying oil obtained from the seeds of rapeseed (Br****ica napus subsp. napus. syn. Br****ica napus var. oleifera Delile, Br****ica...
- derived from a variety of rapeseed that is low in erucic acid, as opposed to colza oil. There are both edible and industrial forms produced from the seed of...
- chimney dimensions, which burnt colza oil (obtained from the seed of the plant Br****ica campestris) at a rate of 42 grams of colza oil per hour with a flame...
- disadvantages of the Argand-type lamps then in use. The vegetable - mostly colza - oils then available were thick and would not travel far up a wick. The...
- keblock. The oil made from the seed is sometimes also called canola or colza, which is one reason why it is sometimes confused with rapeseed oil, but...
- These mustard seeds are known in Hindi, Urdu, and Punjabi as sarson (Indian colza, Br****ica rapa subsp. trilocularis, syn. Br****ica campestris var. sarson)...
- killed over 600 people and is thought to have been caused by contaminated colza oil. Its first appearance was as a lung disease, with unusual features;...
- Seljalandsfoss, Iceland Jökulsárlón, Iceland Lakagígar, Iceland Burano, Italy Colza fields in Tuscany, Italy Antorno Lake w/Lavaredo Peaks in the Dolomites...
- Spain. An outbreak of Toxic oil syndrome supposedly caused by contaminated colza oil killed over 600 people.[citation needed] 1984, India. The Bhopal disaster...
- Smollet, The Expedition of Humphry Clinker (1771) In 1981, denaturated Colza oil was added to Olive oil in Spain and 600 people were killed (See Toxic...
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