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lubrication

Roget category 332

3. Words relating to matter
3.2. Inorganic matter
›› 3.2.1. Solid matter

#332. [Absence of friction. Prevention of friction.] Lubrication

noun

smoothness etc. 255unctuousness etc. 355.
lubrication, lubrificationanointmentoiling etc. v.. synovia [Anat.]glycerine, oil, lubricating oil, grease etc. 356salivalather.
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verb

lubricate, lubricitateoil, grease, lather, soapwax.

adjective

lubricated etc. v. — lubricous.



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