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noun as in oil well

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The Milk is the second ship in the new John Lewis class of fleet oilers.

Not wasting a word on us, the oiler pointed aft over his shoulder, with a grimy thumb.

A small sight-feed regulator is furnished to control the supply of oil from this oiler.

There is a relief cock to prevent this strain, and it should be slightly opened, except when oiler is being filled.

Sight feed lubricator and needle feed oiler; Gardner spring governor.

It has a float-feed carburetor, mechanical oiler, and the ignition system is the jump-spark—the best for this style of motor.


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On this page you'll find 5 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to oiler, such as: gusher, oilfield, oil rig, and wildcat.

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