bananaoil
banana oil n.
1. A liquid mixture of amyl acetate and usually nitrocellulose, having a bananalike odor and used as a solvent or flavoring agent.
2. See amyl acetate.
3. Slang. Insincere flattery; nonsensical exaggeration.

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Universalium. 2010.

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