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Overview of noun oil

The noun oil has 4 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (10) oil

(a slippery or viscous liquid or liquefiable substance not miscible with water)

2. (5) oil, oil color, oil colour

(oil paint containing pigment that is used by an artist)

3. petroleum, crude oil, crude, rock oil, fossil oil, oil

(a dark oil consisting mainly of hydrocarbons)

4. vegetable oil, oil

(any of a group of liquid edible fats that are obtained from plants)

Overview of verb oil

The verb oil has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) oil

(cover with oil, as if by rubbing; "oil the wooden surface")

2. anoint, inunct, oil, anele, embrocate

(administer an oil or ointment to ; often in a religious ceremony of blessing) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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