another name for flaxseed
Old English linsæd “seed of flax,” widely regarded in ancient times as a source of medical treatments, from lin “flax” (see linen) + sæd “seed” (see seed).
noun 1. a cake or a mass made by expressing the oil from linseed, used chiefly as feed for cattle.
noun 1. ground linseed cake.
noun 1. a drying oil obtained by pressing flaxseed, used in making paints, printing inks, linoleum, etc. noun 1. a yellow oil extracted from seeds of the flax plant. It has great drying qualities and is used in making oil paints, printer’s ink, linoleum, etc
- Lin Sen
[lin suhn] /ˈlɪn ˈsʌn/ noun, Wade-Giles, Pinyin. 1. 1867–1943, Chinese statesman.