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Japanese translation of “oil”

oil

noun [no plural]
 
/ɔɪl/
A2 a thick liquid made from plants or animals that is used in cooking
vegetable oil
B1 a thick liquid that comes from under the earth’s surface and is used as a fuel
石油
an oil company an oil well
oils [plural] thick paints with an oil base, used for painting pictures
油絵の具
Do you paint in oils?
(Definition of oil from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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