animal fat

(redirected from Animal grease)
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Noun1.animal fat - any fat obtained from animalsanimal fat - any fat obtained from animals; "animal fat is high in saturated fatty acids"
animal material - material derived from animals
bone fat - fatty matter in bones extracted with solvents or by boiling or steaming; used chiefly in candles and cheap soaps and in lubricating greases
butterfat - the fatty substance of milk from which butter is made
fat - a soft greasy substance occurring in organic tissue and consisting of a mixture of lipids (mostly triglycerides); "pizza has too much fat"
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The Ancient Egyptians made their distinctive jet-black eye shadow out of the mineral stibnite, which was crushed and heated to produce a fine dust that could then be mixed with animal grease to make a cosmetic paste.
As a matter of fact, the animal grease was quickly replaced by inoffensive lubricants, but the damage had already been done by the time eighty-five rebellious sepoys were court-martialed and condemned to ten years of penal servitude.
As clean and renewable resource, the biological diesel is made of oil plant corps, such as soy, rapeseed, oil plant tree fruits, such as oil palm, and the oil plant aquatic plants, such as micro alga, and animal grease, waste edible oil, etc, and it is the substitution of the quality petroleum diesel.