Dippel's oil

Dippel\'s oil

Dip"pel's oil`\ (Chem.) [From the name of the inventor.] See Bone oil, under Bone.
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dippel's oil

noun
dark-colored ill-smelling oil obtained by carbonizing bone; used especially in sheep dips and in denaturing alcohol [syn: bone oil
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