any of several blister beetles of the genus Meloe that exude an oily fluid from the joints of their legs when disturbed.
any of various beetles of the family Meloidae that exude an oily evil-smelling blood from their joints, which deters enemies
[oil-burd] /ˈɔɪlˌbɜrd/ noun 1. . /ˈɔɪlˌbɜːd/ noun 1. a nocturnal gregarious cave-dwelling bird, Steatornis caripensis, of N South America and Trinidad, having a hooked bill and dark plumage: family Steatornithidae, order Caprimulgiformes Also called guacharo
noun 1. a furnace, boiler, or other device that burns fuel oil.
noun See oilseed cake
noun 1. a cake or mass of linseed, cottonseed, soybean, or the like, from which the oil has been extracted or expressed, used as food for livestock. noun 1. stock feed consisting of compressed cubes made from the residue of the crushed seeds of oil-bearing crops such as linseed