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Meaning of BONE OIL

Pronunciation:  bown oyl

 
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 Definition: 
  1. [n]  dark-colored ill-smelling oil obtained by carbonizing bone; used especially in sheep dips and in denaturing alcohol
  2. [n]  the liquid portion of bone fat; used as a lubricant and in leather manufacture
 
 Synonyms: Dippel's oil
 
 See Also: animal oil, bone fat

 

 

 

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