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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. the seed of flax used as a source of oil;
[syn: linseed, flaxseed]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Linseed \Lin"seed`\ (l[i^]n"s[=e]d`), n. [OE. lin flax + seed. See Linen.] (Bot.) The seeds of flax, from which linseed oil is obtained. [Written also lintseed.] [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. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

linseed n 1: the seed of flax used as a source of oil [syn: linseed, flaxseed]