oilcup

oilcup

[oil-kuhp]
noun
a closed cup or can supplying lubricant to a bearing or bearings.
Also called grease cup.


Origin:
1840–50; oil + cup

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oilcup (ˈɔɪlˌkʌp)
 
n
a cup-shaped oil reservoir in a machine providing continuous lubrication for a bearing

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