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oil

1. noun MIN used for fuel etc2. noun AUTO of engines, machines or burned to produce heat3. noun FOOD, COOK of cooking4. noun PHARM, COSM produced from plants, animals5. noun COSM cosmetic etc6. noun ART painting7. noun REL ointment8. verb COOK put oil on
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1 noun MIN used for fuel etcola fem4  c m uíle fem4  c m uoil prices are rising tá praghas na hola ag ardúoffshore oil ola amach ón gcóstaoil exploration taiscéalaíocht ola 2 noun especially AUTO of engines, machines or burned to produce heatola fem4  c m uíle fem4  c m uengine oil ola innilllubricating oil ola bhealaithe
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3 noun FOOD, COOK of cookingola fem4  c m uheat the oil first téigh an ola ar dtússunflower oil ola lus na gréine 4 noun PHARM, COSM produced from plants, animalsola fem4  c m uit's made from herbal oils is as ola luibheanna a dhéantar élavender oil is used for headaches úsáidtear ola labhandair mar leigheas ar thinneas cinn 5 noun COSM cosmetic etcola fem4  c m umassage oil ola shuathaireachta 6 noun ART paintingpictiúr ola  c m u 7 noun REL ointmentola fem4  c m uíle fem4  c m uholy oil ola choisricthe 8 verb especially COOK put oil on TRANSITIVEola a chur ar VPolaigh verb  c m ushe oiled the wood chuir sí ola ar an adhmad
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to oil the wheels

humorous bealadh a chur faoi na hioscaidí

sb is no oil painting

humorous she's no oil painting ní haon spéirbhean í, ní hí is dathúla orthuhe's no oil painting ní haon staic é, ní hé is dathúla orthu