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  1. Oils, Volatile

    Oils which evaporate readily. The volatile oils occur in aromatic plants, to which they give odor and other characteristics. Most volatile oils consist of a mixture of two or more TERPENES or of a mixture of an eleoptene (the more volatile constituent of a volatile oil) with a stearopten (the more solid constituent). The synonym essential oils refers to the essence of a plant, as its perfume or scent, and not to its indispensability.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of oils, volatile in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of oils, volatile in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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