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oilcup

[oil-kuhp] /ˈɔɪlˌkʌp/
noun
1.
a closed cup or can supplying lubricant to a bearing or bearings.
Also called grease cup.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50; oil + cup
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British Dictionary definitions for oilcup

oilcup

/ˈɔɪlˌkʌp/
noun
1.
a cup-shaped oil reservoir in a machine providing continuous lubrication for a bearing
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