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rock oil

n. Chiefly British
Petroleum.

rock oil

n
(Elements & Compounds) another name for petroleum
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.rock oil - a dark oil consisting mainly of hydrocarbonsrock oil - a dark oil consisting mainly of hydrocarbons
atomic number 6, carbon, C - an abundant nonmetallic tetravalent element occurring in three allotropic forms: amorphous carbon and graphite and diamond; occurs in all organic compounds
fossil fuel - fuel consisting of the remains of organisms preserved in rocks in the earth's crust with high carbon and hydrogen content
oil - a slippery or viscous liquid or liquefiable substance not miscible with water
resid, residual oil - oil products that remain after petroleum has been distilled
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The surfactant was reportedly diluted in 22,000 gallons of water and also included 35 gallons of rock oil, a paraffinic petroleum product used to lubricate the drill bit.
One of our customers, Rock Oil, works with a wide range of oils in varying grades and viscosities, which requires different variants of label printing," Lewis explains.
Todd's sponsors include Rock Oil, Dave Clarke Racing, Andre and Tracy Craddock, Hedcamz, LR Designs, Bell Helmets, Everything But Bikes, Cut & Dry Salon, VIA Creative and Wiz but he's eager to attract more to test himself on the British Championship stage again.
RX Finance LLC, Rock Exploration LLC, Rock Oil & Gas LLC, Q F Holdings LLC, The Quinn Living Trust and the Walter Quinn Irrevocable Family Heritage Trust.
DENVER, HOUSTON, and LONDON, March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rock Oil Holdings LLC ("Rock Oil" or the "Company"), a newly-formed, Denver and Houston-based oil and gas company today announced an equity commitment of up to $250 million from funds managed by energy private equity firm Riverstone Holdings LLC ("Riverstone") and additional amounts from the Company's management team.
The Warrington group, which trades as Rock Oil, reported sales of pounds 17.
took part in the genesis of the Pennsylvania petroleum industry with his Report on the Rock Oil .
The Leon Jeacock Business Partnership is supported by BMC Racing, Rock Oil, UVS Signs, Freddy Dunn, Andrew Downs and the Cross Keys.
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The former president of Jordan Geologists Association, George Haddadin, stressed on the need to benefit from the existing resources in the Kingdom such as the shale rock oil and uranium.
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Staffordshire's industrial supplies firm Global Hygiene, part of the Global Group, of Cold Meece Estate, Swynnerton, has been awarded the exclusive distributorship of Rock Oil oils and lubricants across Shropshire, Staffordshire and Birmingham.