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sweet oil

n
(Cookery) another name for olive oil
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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Noun1.sweet oil - mild vegetable oil when used as foodsweet oil - mild vegetable oil when used as food; especially olive or edible rape oil
vegetable oil, oil - any of a group of liquid edible fats that are obtained from plants
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Bishop, who had just now made a third with Bar and Ferdinand, but whose innocence had again cut him out of the subject and washed him in sweet oil, was seen to approach Lord Decimus and glide into conversation.
Meanwhile, after the 1979 Islamic Revolution, a total of 65 oil and gas fields have been discovered in Iran, and the Iranian Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zangeneh recently announced that light and sweet oil was discovered in Minoo Island for the first time.
Heavy sour crudes yield much more fuel oil than light, sweet oil that have a maximum sulphur content of 0.5 percent, unless a refinery has advanced equipment.
The Wyoming Asset produces high netback light sweet oil entirely from the Shannon formation.
He lets me in on at least part of the secret behind these pickles: the use of the sweet oil and sweet water of Shikarpur.
"This is a historic day for Continental and begins a new chapter in our long-term strategy to establish multiple international markets for American light sweet oil," said Harold Hamm, Continental's chairman and CEO.
light, sweet oil for June delivery settled at a 2016 high, up $1.53 at $47.74 a barrel in New York.
In particular, he said, there is a mismatch between the Gulf Coast refineries that were constructed to refine heavy sour crude from Venezuela and Mexico and the light sweet oil that is being produced from the shale deposits.
She still smells the honeyed talcum and sweet oil flowering
Meanwhile, refineries will continue to replace imports with domestically produced crude, eventually nearing the limits of the amount of light, sweet oil they can refine.