Dippel's oil
Dippel's oil Dip"pel's oil` (Chem.) [From the name of the inventor.] See {Bone oil}, under {Bone}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Dippel's oil — (sometimes known as Bone Oil) is a nitrogenous by product of the destructive distillation manufacture of bone char [1]. This liquid is dark colored and highly viscous with an unpleasant smell. The oil contains the organic base pyrrole. It is… …   Wikipedia

  • Dippel's oil — Bone Bone (b[=o]n; 110), n. [OE. bon, ban, AS. b[=a]n; akin to Icel. bein, Sw. ben, Dan. & D. been, G. bein bone, leg; cf. Icel. beinn straight.] 1. (Anat.) The hard, calcified tissue of the skeleton of vertebrate animals, consisting very largely …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dippel's oil — noun dark colored ill smelling oil obtained by carbonizing bone; used especially in sheep dips and in denaturing alcohol • Syn: ↑bone oil • Hypernyms: ↑animal oil …   Useful english dictionary

  • DIPPEL'S OIL —    an oil obtained from the distinctive distillation of horn bones …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • DIPPEL, JOHANN KONRAD —    a celebrated German alchemist; professed to have discovered the philosopher s stone; did discover Prussian blue, and an animal oil that bears his name (1672 1734) …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Johann Conrad Dippel — Johann Konrad Dippel. Johann Konrad Dippel (August 10, 1673 – April 25, 1734) was a German pietist theologian, alchemist and physician. Contents 1 Life 2 Connection to …   Wikipedia

  • bone oil — noun 1. the liquid portion of bone fat; used as a lubricant and in leather manufacture • Hypernyms: ↑animal oil • Part Holonyms: ↑bone fat 2. dark colored ill smelling oil obtained by carbonizing bone; used especially in sheep dips and in… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Neatsfoot oil — is a yellow oil rendered and purified from the shin bones and feet (but not the hooves) of cattle. Neat in the oil s name comes from an old name for cattle. Today, many[ …   Wikipedia

  • animal oil — noun any oil obtained from animal substances • Hypernyms: ↑oil, ↑animal material • Hyponyms: ↑drying oil, ↑blubber, ↑bone oil, ↑Dippel s oil, ↑cod liver oil, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bone oil — Bone Bone (b[=o]n; 110), n. [OE. bon, ban, AS. b[=a]n; akin to Icel. bein, Sw. ben, Dan. & D. been, G. bein bone, leg; cf. Icel. beinn straight.] 1. (Anat.) The hard, calcified tissue of the skeleton of vertebrate animals, consisting very largely …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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