a gaseous mixture of hydrocarbons used as a fuel, obtained by the destructive distillation of mineral oils
[oil-fish] /ˈɔɪlˌfɪʃ/ noun, plural oilfishes (especially collectively) oilfish. 1. 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.