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The answer OIL has 1585 possible clue(s) in existing crosswords.
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Definitions of oil in various dictionaries:
noun - a slippery or viscous liquid or liquefiable substance not miscible with water
noun - oil paint containing pigment that is used by an artist
noun - a dark oil consisting mainly of hydrocarbons
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|Possible Crossword Clues|
|Van Gogh's 'Irises,' e.g.|
|Fix a squeak|
|It may be essential|
|Possible Jeopardy Clues|
|According to USA Today, 4 of the 5 biggest corporate takeovers in U.S. history were in this industry|
|In 1806, brine well drillers in Virginia were mad when this came up with the salt water|
|In the 16th century, Dr. Ambroise Paré began treating wounds with egg yolk balm instead of with boiling this|
|The most valuable mineral resource under the ocean, it's been found in the Bay of Bengal as well as the Persian Gulf|
|90% of Qatar's income comes from the export of this product|
|Gold was found in Colorado, silver in the Comstock & this new resource in a Titusville, Pennsylvania well|
|The USGS estimates the reserves of this in the Caspian are equal to those of the North Sea|
|Using the linseed type, 15th century Flemish painters pioneered this painting substance|
|It's the principle natural resource of Oman|
|Talk about "big" this--Saudi Aramco is sitting on 260 billion barrels of it, 10 times more than Exxon Mobil|
|Possible Dictionary Clues|
|a viscous liquid derived from petroleum, especially for use as a fuel or lubricant.|
|cover with oil, as if by rubbing|
|administer an oil or ointment to often in a religious ceremony of blessing|
|any of a group of liquid edible fats that are obtained from plants|
|a slippery or viscous liquid or liquefiable substance not miscible with water|
|oil paint used by an artist|
|Any of numerous mineral, vegetable, and synthetic substances and animal and vegetable fats that are generally slippery, combustible, viscous, liquid or liquefiable at room temperatures, soluble in various organic solvents such as ether but not in water, and used in a great variety of products, especially lubricants and fuels.|
|hand Informal To give a tip to: oiled the porter's palm.|
An oil is any nonpolar chemical substance that is a viscous liquid at ambient temperatures and is both hydrophobic (does not mix with water, literally "water fearing") and lipophilic (mixes with other oils, literally "fat loving"). Oils have a high carbon and hydrogen content and are usually flammable and surface active.|
* The general definition of oil includes classes of chemical compounds that may be otherwise unrelated in structure, properties, and uses. Oils may be animal, vegetable, or petrochemical in origin, and may be volatile or non-volatile. They are used for food (e.g., olive oil), fuel (e.g., heating oil), medical purposes (e.g., mineral oil), lubrication (e.g. motor oil), and the manufacture of many types of paints, plastics, and other materials. Specially prepared oils are used in some religious ceremonies and rituals as purifying agents.