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neat's-foot oil

[neets-foo t] /ˈnitsˌfʊt/
noun
1.
a pale-yellow fixed oil made by boiling the feet and shinbones of cattle, used chiefly as a dressing for leather.
Origin of neat's-foot oil
1570-1580
1570-80
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neat's-foot oil

noun
1.
a yellow fixed oil obtained by boiling the feet and shinbones of cattle and used esp to dress leather
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