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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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BAGHDAD / National Iraqi News Agency (NINA) - The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) meets with US oil companies for rock oil at a dinner table on Monday, the latest sign that the Organization is expanding talks on best way to reduce the abundance of world crude supply.
With regard to the impact of US rock oil at price levels, he said that increased production led to imbalance of the market with the increase in supply, which contributed to the weakness of crude oil prices in previous years and other factors, pointing out that there are expectations of continued increase in rock oil production in the coming months.
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6bn purchase of Permian acreage from QSTAR LLC; and SM Energy's $980m purchase of Rock Oil Holdings.
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RX Finance LLC, Rock Exploration LLC, Rock Oil & Gas LLC, QF Holdings LLC, The Quinn Living Trust and the Walter Quinn Irrevocable Family Heritage Trust.
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.
The Warrington group, which trades as Rock Oil, reported sales of pounds 17.
Sentinel Rock Oil Inc (TSX VENTURE: SNT), a Canada-based oil exploration and production company, in collaboration with Sundance Energy Corporation (Sundance) has announced that Sundance has started a 3D seismic programme on a portion of the company's land holdings in SE Saskatchewan.