noun, plural oilfishes (especially collectively) oilfish.
a snake mackerel, Ruvettus pretiosus, commonly inhabiting deep, marine waters.
noun 1. gilding of glass or ceramic ware by using a size of japan or lacquer.
noun 1. . 2. . oil gland n. A gland, such as a sebaceous gland, that secretes an oily substance.
[oil-hahr-dn] /ˈɔɪlˌhɑr dn/ verb (used with object), Metallurgy. 1. to quench (steel) in a bath of oil.
- Oil-immersion objective
[oil-i-mur-zhuh n, -shuh n] /ˈɔɪl ɪˌmɜr ʒən, -ʃən/ noun, Optics. 1. .