Sentence Examples


  • The coat is shaggy and oily, and is preferred with as little white as possible, but the general black coloration may have rusty shades.
  • They are relatively large dogs, with broad splay feet, and silky oily coats.
  • Otterhounds are thick, woolly harriers with oily underfur.
  • Fusel, bad spirits), the name applied to the volatile oily liquids, of a nauseous fiery taste and smell, which are obtained in the rectification of spirituous liquors made by the fermentation of grain, potatoes, the marc of grapes, and other material, and which, as they are of higher boiling point than ethyl alcohol, occur in largest quantity in the last portions of the distillate.
  • Teak wood is straight in the grain and exceptionally strong and durable, its oily nature enabling it to resist the attacks of insects and to preserve, iron nails and fastenings.
 

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