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synonyms for lubricant

  • coating
  • grease
  • oil
  • silicone
  • wax
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When you’re at a wedding reception, alcohol serves as a social lubricant.
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The sad truth is that harmful content is highly engaging and serves as a lubricant for Facebook’s core business.
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A trick you can easily do to help solve this problem is to add a lubricant to the shovel, which will cause the snow to roll off easily.
BEST SNOW SHOVEL: CLEAR YOUR DRIVEWAY FASTPOPSCI COMMERCE TEAMJANUARY 19, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
The lubricants also had to work at both the extreme temperatures reached while traveling at three times the speed of sound, and at lower, cooler speeds.
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Instead, the center will develop new chemical and catalytic processes for turning the waste from everyday plastics like water bottles into the building blocks for high-value products such as fuels, lubricants, and functional polymers.
CREATING NEW POLYMERS, AND UPCYCLING THE OLD ONESKATIE MCLEANDECEMBER 18, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
The tube should be dipped in warm water just before using: the use of glycerin or other lubricant is undesirable.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
The most common solid employed as a lubricant is graphite, sometimes termed “plumbago” or “black lead.”
AVIATION ENGINESVICTOR WILFRED PAG
The cylinder walls are oiled by the spray of lubricant thrown off the revolving crank-shaft by centrifugal force.
AVIATION ENGINESVICTOR WILFRED PAG
Thus it is actually upon a film of lubricant that a shaft rests, rather than upon the bearing,113 or "box," in which it turns.
THE GASOLINE MOTORHAROLD WHITING SLAUSON
Mr. Shenstone recommends a lubricant composed of camphor dissolved in turpentine for general purposes.
ON LABORATORY ARTSRICHARD THRELFALL
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO LUBRICANT

  • animal oil
  • drippings
  • lard
  • lubricant
  • oil
  • tallow
  • unctiousness
  • unctuosity
  • vegetable oil
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.