Bone oil


Bone oil

Bone oil may refer to:
*Neatsfoot oil, a yellow oil used as a conditioning, softening and preservative for leather
*Dippel's oil, a nitrogenous by-product of the dry distillation manufacture of bone char


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  • Bone oil — Bone Bone (b[=o]n; 110), n. [OE. bon, ban, AS. b[=a]n; akin to Icel. bein, Sw. ben, Dan. & D. been, G. bein bone, leg; cf. Icel. beinn straight.] 1. (Anat.) The hard, calcified tissue of the skeleton of vertebrate animals, consisting very largely …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bone oil — Oil Oil (oil), n. [OE. oile, OF. oile, F. huile, fr. L. oleum; akin to Gr. ?. Cf. {Olive}.] Any one of a great variety of unctuous combustible substances, more viscous than and not miscible with water; as, olive oil, whale oil, rock oil, etc.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bone-oil — boneˈ oil noun A liquid produced by the destructive distillation of bones • • • Main Entry: ↑bone …   Useful english dictionary

  • bone oil — n. a thick, black oil derived from destructive distillation of bones …   English World dictionary

  • bone oil — noun 1. the liquid portion of bone fat; used as a lubricant and in leather manufacture • Hypernyms: ↑animal oil • Part Holonyms: ↑bone fat 2. dark colored ill smelling oil obtained by carbonizing bone; used especially in sheep dips and in… …   Useful english dictionary

  • bone oil — kaulų alyva statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Kaulų koksavimo skystasis produktas. atitikmenys: angl. animal oil; bone oil; Dippel oil; hartshorn oil rus. костяное масло …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • bone oil — a fetid, tarry liquid obtained in the dry distillation of bone. * * * …   Universalium

  • bone oil — /ˈboʊn ɔɪl/ (say bohn oyl) noun a fetid, tarry liquid obtained in the dry distillation of bone …   Australian English dictionary

  • oil of hartshorn — bone oil 1 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bone — (b[=o]n; 110), n. [OE. bon, ban, AS. b[=a]n; akin to Icel. bein, Sw. ben, Dan. & D. been, G. bein bone, leg; cf. Icel. beinn straight.] 1. (Anat.) The hard, calcified tissue of the skeleton of vertebrate animals, consisting very largely of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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