a colorless, flammable, volatile essential oil having a penetrating odor and a pungent, bitter taste, obtained from turpentine oleoresin by distillation: used in paints and varnishes, and in medicine as a carminative, vermifuge, expectorant, rubefacient, and, formerly, as a diuretic.
another name for turpentine (sense 3)
noun, Chemistry. 1. . noun 1. another name for sulphuric acid
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noun 1. . 2. a commercial paint in which a drying oil is the vehicle. noun 1. paint made of pigment ground in oil, usually linseed oil, used for oil painting
noun 1. the art or technique of painting with oil colors. 2. a painting executed in oil colors. noun 1. a picture painted with oil paints 2. the art or process of painting with oil paints 3. (informal) he’s no oil painting, he is not good-looking