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rock oil

noun as in crude oil


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It was called rock oil and was hawked about the streets as a sure cure for rheumatism.

It has in one part a spring of petroleum or rock oil, and one of its mountains is a volcano.

That's his centre-bit, and this is the bottle of rock-oil he's supposed to have kept dipping it in to prevent making a noise.

Girl in Tranquilla convent that nun told me liked to smell rock oil.

It can only be preserved in naphtha, rock oil, or some other fluid hydrocarbon.

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On this page you'll find 9 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to rock oil, such as: crude, oil, petrol, petroleum, black gold, and coal oil.

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