black oil

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black oil

[¦blak ′ȯil]
(materials)
Low-grade, black petroleum oil used to lubricate slow-moving or rough-surfaced machinery where high-grade lubricants are impractical or too expensive.
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Joel Alama, from the Philippines, had been fighting for his life in hospital after raising the alarm about the incident on the Oilean an Oir trawler in Killybegs harbour in Donegal.
Seosamh O hEanai agus Cearbhall Dalaigh: Cleasa an Chrosain san Oilean Ur', New Hibernia Review, 15:2, pp.
But Manx written language uses the written V instead of the more traditional 'Mh' as is seen in this following example: 'Isle of Man' in Irish would be written Oilean Mhanainn or in Scottish Gaelic would be Eilean Mhanainn, but in Manx is actually written Ellan Vannin.
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Speaking to 400 people gathered on the island to commemorate the victims of 1847, she said, "Grosse Ile -- Oilean na nGael -- l'ile des irlandais -- is special.
James Joyce, 27, from Inis Mor in the Aran Islands, died after being pulled from the hold of the trawler Oilean an Oir in Killybegs harbour in Donegal on Monday.
The characters' planned day out is to Oilean Draoichata, The Isle of Otherness, historically a place of healing.
As the Dionysiac victim/saviour it emerges more clearly with the murder of Frank Hardy, the ceremonies up in the 'back hills', and on Oilean Draiochta, to transcend language with the maenadic dancing of the Mundy sisters and the 'dismemberment' of Terry on Ballybeg pier.
Bridget McGarvey, spokeswoman for community group Comharchumann Oilean Thorai, told the Irish Daily Mirror: "The families who live in these houses are frightened.
Oilean tracks founder Jenny James who later moved the Screamers to Colombia.
Other islands to benefit are Gabhla, Inch Island and Oilean Rua.