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Cis forCanola

Scientific name: brassica campestris
Canola is a member of the cabbage family and is grown for the oil in its seeds. Canola was origninally called rape, from the Latin word rapum which means turnip. The modern 'canola' is short for Canadian Oil Low Acid, as it was bred quite recently in Canada to be better tasting.

Canola rhymes with ...

Watercolor, Ruler, Cellar, Irregular, Pillar, Angola ... see all