train oil

noun
\ˈtrān- \

Definition of train oil 

: oil from a marine animal (such as a whale)

First Known Use of train oil

circa 1553, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for train oil

obsolete train train oil, from Middle English trane, from Middle Dutch trane or Middle Low German trān; akin to Old High German trahan tear

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