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Canola

Canola is a trademarked cultivar of the rapeseed plant from which rapeseed oil is obtained.

It was initially bred in Canada by Keith Downey and Baldur Stefansson in the 1970s.

Canola Oil is a term coined from the words "Canadian" and "oil".

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