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olive oil


      n   a pale yellow oil pressed from ripe olive fruits and used in cooking, medicines, soaps, etc.  
Diccionario de inglés definición  
1    an evergreen oleaceous tree, Olea europaea, of the Mediterranean region but cultivated elsewhere, having white fragrant flowers, and edible shiny black fruits  
2    the fruit of this plant, eaten as a relish and used as a source of olive oil  
3    the wood of the olive tree, used for ornamental work  
4    any of various trees or shrubs resembling the olive  
a    a yellow-green colour  
b    (as adj)  
an olive coat     
6    an angler's name for the dun of various mayflies or an artificial fly in imitation of this  
7    of, relating to, or made of the olive tree, its wood, or its fruit  
     (C13: via Old French from Latin oliva, related to Greek elaia olive tree; compare Greek elaion oil)  

olive branch  
1    a branch of an olive tree used to symbolize peace  
2    any offering of peace or conciliation  
olive brown  
a    a dull yellowish-brown to yellowish-green colour  
b    (as adj)  
an olive-brown coat     
olive crown  
      n   (esp. in ancient Greece and Rome) a garland of olive leaves awarded as a token of victory  
olive drab  
      n     (U.S)  
a    a dull but fairly strong greyish-olive colour  
b    (as adj)  
an olive-drab jacket     
2    cloth or clothes in this colour, esp. the uniform of the U.S. Army  
olive green  
a    a colour that is greener, stronger, and brighter than olive; deep yellowish-green  
b    (as adj)  
an olive-green coat     
olive oil  
      n   a pale yellow oil pressed from ripe olive fruits and used in cooking, medicines, soaps, etc.  
queen olive  
      n   a variety of olive having large fleshy fruit suitable for pickling, esp. one from around Seville in Spain  
wild olive  
      n   any of various trees or shrubs that resemble the olive tree or bear olive-like fruits, esp. the oleaster  

Diccionario de inglés definición  

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abbr. acron.
extra virgin olive oil
1) Light sesame seed oil 2) Sesame seeds from Hindi jingali
A moulding commonly used in framing oil paintings. The liner is fixed inside the frame and appears between the image and the outer frame. Generally made out of wood or some other hard material, the liner may have fabric glued down to it. Liners are to canvases what a mat/mount is to a print on paper
[Artwork framing] Polystyrene or wood liner. Fabric-covered liner. Linen liner. Gold liner.
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