NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,855 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- carrier oil
- listen (KAYR-ee-er oyl)
- An oil with little or no scent that is used to dilute or “carry” essential oils (scented liquid taken from plants).