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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

n. - The act of applying an oil to something; The state of having been made smooth or slippery by applying an oil or grease.

Usage examples (30)
  • In addition long-term lubrication of injector pumps and injector jets is ensured in order to prevent increased wear and tear.
  • Directions are also provided for removing the heads for cleaning and lubrication, which is a monthly recommendation.
  • A little attitude can make for a whole lot more 'lubrication' of all sorts!
  • Such "lubrication," the words hint, is simply good business sense, and without it the wheels will turn much more slowly. for more
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