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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. One that lubricates, especially a lubricant.
  • n. A device for applying a lubricant.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A device that lubricates, that applies lubricant.
  • n. A person employed to lubricate.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who, or that which, lubricates.
  • n. A contrivance, as an oil cup, for supplying a lubricant to machinery.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who or that which lubricates.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a substance capable of reducing friction by making surfaces smooth or slippery


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