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English definition of “oil”


noun [C/U] (FAT)   /ɔɪl/
thick , liquid fat obtained from plants which does not mix with water and is used esp . in cooking : [U] vegetable / corn / olive oil [U] I like oil and vinegar on my salad . [C] These cookies are made with soybean and palm oils.
(Definition of oil noun (FAT) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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