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Definition of Dutch oil

Dutch oil
touto. The English have applied the name especially to the Germanic people living nearest them, the Hollanders. Cf. Derrick, Teutonic.] Pertaining to Holland, or to its inhabitants. Dutch auction. See under Auction. Dutch cheese, a small, pound, hard cheese, made from skim milk. Dutch clinker, a kind of brick made in Holland. It is yellowish, very hard, and long and narrow in shape. Dutch clover (Bot.), common white clover (Trifolium repens), the seed of which was largely imported into England from Holland. Dutch concert, a so-called concert in which all the singers sing at the same time different songs. [Slang] Dutch courage, the courage of partial intoxication. [Slang] --Marryat. Dutch door, a door divided into two parts, horizontally, so arranged that the lower part can be shut and fastened, while the upper part remains open. Dutch foil, Dutch leaf, or Dutch gold, a kind of brass rich in copper, rolled or beaten into thin sheets, used in Holland to ornament toys and paper; -- called also Dutch mineral, Dutch metal, brass foil, and bronze leaf. Dutch liquid (Chem.), a thin, colorless, volatile liquid, C2H4Cl2, of a sweetish taste and a pleasant ethereal odor, produced by the union of chlorine and ethylene or olefiant gas; -- called also Dutch oil. It is so called because discovered (in 1795) by an association of four Hollandish chemists. See Ethylene, and Olefiant.

Meaning of Dutch oil from wikipedia

- Royal Dutch S**** PLC (LSE: RDSA, RDSB), commonly known as S****, is an Anglo-Dutch oil and gas company headquartered in the Netherlands and incorporated...
- Society of Dutch Chemists (Dutch: Gezelschap der Hollandsche Scheikundigen), were the first to produce 1,2-dichloroethane from olefiant gas (oil-making gas...
- S**** Oil Company is the United States-based wholly owned subsidiary of Royal Dutch S****, transnational corporation "oil major" of Anglo-Dutch origins...
- Whale oil is oil obtained from the blubber of whales. Whale oil from the bowhead whale was sometimes known as train oil, which comes from the Dutch word...
- Anglo-Persian Oil Company (now BP); Gulf Oil, Standard Oil of California (Socal) and Texaco (now Chevron); Royal Dutch S**** Standard Oil of New Jersey...
- The Dutch East Indies (or Netherlands East-Indies; Dutch: Nederlands(ch)-Indië; Indonesian: Hindia Belanda) was a Dutch colony consisting of what is now...
- 2010s Signs of emerging Dutch disease in Chile in the late 2000s, due to the boom in mineral commodity prices Azerbaijani oil in the 2000s Canada's rising...
- Oil (later part of Chevron) Royal Dutch S**** Standard Oil Company of California (SoCal, now Chevron) Standard Oil Company of New Jersey (Esso, later...
- which froze all of ****an's U.S. ****ets and embargoed all oil exports to ****an. In addition, the Dutch government in exile, at the urging of the Allies and...
- Garrone Eni Saras S.p.A. Ascom Group / Royal Dutch S**** Makpetrol Aker BP Bayerngas DNO ASA Equinor InterOil Noreco Norse Energy Rocksource / Questerre...
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