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Spanish term or phrase:tung
English translation:tung-oil tree
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07:23 Aug 18, 2001
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Science - Agriculture
Spanish term or phrase: tung
...a lo que debe adicionarse la presencia de otros cultivos críticos, tales como la yerba mate y el tung.

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dany2303
Local time: 04:11
tung (tree) or tung-oil tree
Explanation:
Spanish Term arbol del tung;
tung;
arbol del aceite
Reference FAO,Boletin de terminologia 25/1,1983,Plantas y productos vegetales
English Term China tung-oil tree [1];
tung [2];
China wood [3];
tung-oil tree [4] (EuroDicAutom)


tung oil,
oil obtained from the seeds of a tropical tree, the tung tree (Aleurites fordii) of the spurge family, and from seeds of some related species, all from Indomalesia or W Pacifica. It is known also as China wood oil and nut oil.

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xxxtazdog
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Local time: 08:11
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tung (tree) or tung-oil tree


Explanation:
Spanish Term arbol del tung;
tung;
arbol del aceite
Reference FAO,Boletin de terminologia 25/1,1983,Plantas y productos vegetales
English Term China tung-oil tree [1];
tung [2];
China wood [3];
tung-oil tree [4] (EuroDicAutom)


tung oil,
oil obtained from the seeds of a tropical tree, the tung tree (Aleurites fordii) of the spurge family, and from seeds of some related species, all from Indomalesia or W Pacifica. It is known also as China wood oil and nut oil.

Hope it helps


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xxxtazdog
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