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Oil

Oil

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noun


(1)   Oil paint containing pigment that is used by an artist
(2)   Any of a group of liquid edible fats that are obtained from plants
(3)   A slippery or viscous liquid or liquefiable substance not miscible with water

verb


(4)   Administer an oil or ointment to ; often in a religious ceremony of blessing
(5)   Cover with oil, as if by rubbing
"Oil the wooden surface"
Wiktonary



Etymology


From from from .

Noun


  1. Liquid fat.
  2. Petroleum-based liquid used as fuel or lubricant.

Verb



  1. to lubricate with oil
  2. to grease with oil for cooking