oleo

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n oleo a spread made chiefly from vegetable oils and used as a substitute for butter
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n oleo An abbreviated form of oleomargarin.
    • n oleo Same as oleo-oil.
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Usage

In literature:

Intus mulso, foras oleo.
"The Anatomy of Melancholy" by Democritus Junior
Chrism = sankta oleo.
"English-Esperanto Dictionary" by John Charles O'Connor and Charles Frederic Hayes
You've been right on the railroad question, on the oleo question, and the bank question.
"A Spoil of Office" by Hamlin Garland
It is a thick, viscid oleo-resin of a deep brown or black colour and a fragrant balsamic odour.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 2" by Various
On principle I don't object to suine, oleo, or any of the objectionable articles.
"Prairie Farmer, Vol. 56: No. 4, January 26, 1884" by Various
Hydrolysis by strong alkalis gives stearo-cutic acid, C28H48O4, and oleo-cutic acid, C14H20O4 (Fremy).
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 5" by Various
Asking for money or the oleo margerine disposition?
"Fifty Contemporary One-Act Plays" by Various
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In news:

Michael Potter, president of Eden Foods, found a non-BPA alternative for low-acid canned goods that actually predates epoxy resins-oleo-based C-enamel linings.
All of my cookie recipes call for sticks of margarine (AKA oleo).
Add oleo to skillet and add mushrooms and onion.
3 sticks butter or oleo.
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In science:

Unix, for example, has the public-domain Oleo, Gnumeric and Dismal spreadsheets amongst others (a list can be found at [Spreadsheet FAQ page]), and MM would be as useful with these as with Excel.
Ensuring Spreadsheet Integrity with Model Master
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