oil bath


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oil bath

[′ȯil ‚bath]
(engineering)
Oil, in a container, within which a mechanism works or into which it dips.
Oil in which a piece of apparatus is submerged.
Oil that is poured on a cutting tool.
(metallurgy)
Oil used in tempering.
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"We Kannadigas begin Deepavali celebrations with an oil bath on Narakachaturdashi celebrating the victory of Lord Krishna over the Asura (demon) Narak who had imprisoned 16,000 women.
In the laboratory commonly used hot bath methods are water bath, oil bath, sand bath and so on.
Then it was heated by oil bath at 150[degrees]C for 2 hours or by microwave irradiation (Electrolux EMM 2005) at 300 W (5.0 min), 450 W (3.0 min), 600 W (2.0 min), or 800 W (1.5 min).
By adding tiny amounts of water to a floating droplet of oil, they found that the ability of water drops to float at the surface of an oil bath depends on both the size of the droplet and the type of oil.
Manufactured by Petrogas Gas Systems in The Netherlands, the units heat the gas on its way to the turbines by passing it through a chamber that is surrounded by an oil bath that is heated to a temperature of 185[euro]centsC.
Al Shifa specialises in authentic Ayurveda treatments such as Panchakarma - the ultimate Ayurvedic detox, Shirodhara and Abhyanga - the Ayurvedic oil bath and massage, as well as specially formulated Ayurvedic packages for rejuvenation, beauty and weight loss.
18 -- The ad is aimed at educating people on the importance of the traditional oil bath. Meera Powder is filled with the goodness of natural ingredients like Shikakai, Reetha , Tulsi, Green gram, Vetiver, Hibiscus and Fenugreek.
The gearmotors employ all-steel gearing and oil bath lubrication.
The injection-unit ballscrew is lubricated by an oil bath in a double-sealed casing.
The shafts and bearings operate in an oil bath and are separated from the pumpage by a mechanical seal.
Then, we added ligand pentamethyl diethylenetriamine and copper chloride (I) as the reaction catalysts to the solution," Abdollahi, one of the team researchers told INIC."Next, we deaerated the final prepared mixture and left it in oil bath for a specified time at the desired temperature.
Make sure you let the oil cool before you loosen the line, so you won't get a hot oil bath.