animal oil

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n animal oil any oil obtained from animal substances
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Animal oil (Old Chem) etc. Old Chem, a complex oil obtained by the distillation of animal substances, as bones. See Bone oil, under Bone.
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Usage

In literature:

The train-oil obtained from the blubber of the animal was used partly as a lubricant, but mainly for illuminating purposes.
"Commercial Geography" by Jacques W. Redway
The fat and oil of animals are derived either from vegetable oil and fat, or from some such substance as starch or sugar.
"The Stock-Feeder's Manual" by Charles Alexander Cameron
Is animal oil the same in its composition as vegetable oils?
"Conversations on Chemistry, V. 1-2" by Jane Marcet
Animal mucus, hartshorn jelly, veal broth, chicken water, oil?
"Zoonomia, Vol. II" by Erasmus Darwin
Oil shales are sedimentary strata containing decomposed products of plants and animals.
"The Economic Aspect of Geology" by C. K. Leith
Lubricated as it was with the secreted oil of the animal, it was smooth as glass.
"The Ocean Waifs" by Mayne Reid
CHABERT was a veterinary surgeon of Alfort, who used the animal oil of Dippel in many diseases of animals, as well as those of men.
"North American Medical and Surgical Journal, Vol. 2, No. 3, July, 1826" by Various
So it is well that in the real world oil and water soften practically all plant and animal tissues.
"Common Science" by Carleton W. Washburne
This will be assisted by pouring small quantities of oil and water down the animal's throat.
"Special Report on Diseases of Cattle" by U.S. Department of Agriculture
Pray, what animal food can be eaten which does not contain, at least, a small quantity of oil?
"Vegetable Diet: As Sanctioned by Medical Men, and by Experience in All Ages" by William Andrus Alcott
Ought we then to conclude that the oils are the radicals of the vegetable and animal acids?
"Elements of Chemistry," by Antoine Lavoisier
I've fed the animals, and it's no good wasting oil.
"Ditte: Girl Alive!" by Martin Andersen Nexo
For fire, the Eskimo depends on whale-oil and animal grease.
"The Story of the Trapper" by A. C. Laut
The people suffering from rheumatism were rubbed with oil made from rattlesnakes, bears, geese, wolves or any wild animal.
"Legends of the Skyline Drive and the Great Valley of Virginia" by Carrie Hunter Willis
Fish oil is one of the most common scents for mink and other animals.
"Science of Trapping" by Elmer Harry Kreps
The flesh of these animals is largely employed, both fresh and salted; and a beautiful clear oil is prepared from the fat.
"Natural History in Anecdote" by Various
This being done, he closes the wound with two or three stitches, sometimes rubs a little oil over it, and releases the animal.
"Sheep, Swine, and Poultry" by Robert Jennings
The animal is valuable to the civilized world, on account of its skin and oil.
"Popular Technology, Vol. I (of 2)" by Edward Hazen
Oil, animal and vegetable.
"A Report on Washington Territory" by William Henry Ruffner
Then the animal burst out into the strangest of noises, like a small badly oiled circular saw.
"Poor Folk in Spain" by Jan Gordon
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In news:

Stands with the trophy after winning the 2012 ARCA Racing Messina Wildlife Animal Stopper 200 at Lucas Oil Raceway on Friday night.
Essential oils can benefit pets, but holistic veterinarians recommend quality oils and caution not to overdo scent around animals.
A dead shark is seen laying in the surf as concern continues that the massive oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico may harm animals in its path.
When Linus was brought to Lake Martin Animal Shelter two months ago, he had received severe burns from hot motor oil.
Oil is purified fat of plant or animal origin which is liquid at room temperature.
The animals had oil on their bellies but were not coated in oil , Mosley said.
Downloadable pdf of Chapter 1 Definitions of Concepts and Description of the Elemental Analysis of Organic Compounds from A Chemical Study of Oils and Fats of Animal Origin.
Downloadable pdf of Chapter 5 Conclusions on Saponification from A Chemical Study of Oils and Fats of Animal Origin.
TLC Pet Lodge, a leading pet lodging and grooming facility in Northeast Ohio, has recently joined with Matter of Trust to use animal fur and hair to soak up oil spills.
A terra cotta saucer can be used to create a turtle that can in turn be used to bring attention to the plight of animals caught in the oil spill.
The Dreamworks Production Company is like a well oiled machine, They know their audience, they know how to assemble animation for film, which means great ticket sales.
Essential oils can benefit pets, but holistic veterinarians recommend quality oils and caution not to overdo scent around animals.
It is harvested in untold numbers by Omega Protein of Reedville, which turns the fish into animal and livestock feed, as well as fish -oil dietary supplements for humans.
Animated graphic on Deepwater disaster brings together multiple aspects of Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
The global conservation body WWF called on Sunday for limits to shipping off Ecuador's Galapagos islands where oil pouring from a grounded tanker is threatening some of the world's rarest land and sea animals and birds.
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