Petrostearine

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Petrostearine A solid unctuous material, of which candles are made.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Petro, + stearine,

Usage

In literature:

Associated Words: chandler, wick, snuff, socket, accensor, petrostearine, sconce, sweal.
"Putnam's Word Book" by Louis A. Flemming
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