is obtained by pressing or extraction from hempseed, and is of faint green colour, nondrying in character, and turns brownishyellow upon standing. It has a sp. gr. of 0925 to 0928, a saponification value of about 1925, and an iodine value of 148. It is soluble in ether, benzol, and carbon disulphide, and is used for illuminating purposes and in making soft soaps, paints, and varnishes.

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