[oil-fish] /ˈɔɪlˌfɪʃ/

noun, plural oilfishes (especially collectively) oilfish.
a snake mackerel, Ruvettus pretiosus, commonly inhabiting deep, marine waters.


Read Also:

  • Oil-gilding

    noun 1. gilding of glass or ceramic ware by using a size of japan or lacquer.

  • Oil-gland

    noun 1. . 2. . oil gland n. A gland, such as a sebaceous gland, that secretes an oily substance.

  • Oil-harden

    [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. .

Disclaimer: Oilfish definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.