What does arachis mean?

arachis meaning in General Dictionary

a genus of plants with pods that ripen underground (see peanut)

Sentence Examples with the word arachis

On the continent of Europe the largest oil-trading centres are on the Mediterranean (Marseilles and Triest), which are geographically more favourably placed than England for the production of such edible oils (in addition to the home-grown olive oil) as arachis oil, sesame oil and coco-nut oil.

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