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
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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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