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Flavor Extract

Flavor Extract. An alcohol (q.v.) solution of the flavorful and odorous principles or essential oils (q.v.) derived from an aromatic plant or any of its parts, with or without its coloring matter, and that conforms in name to its plant source, as almond extract, vanilla extract (q.v.), etc. It may be prepared by alcohol extraction, steam distillation (q.v.), or extraction by presses.