Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
Lizet Elaine
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Word of the Day 05/16/17 Oleaginous

Oleaginous (adjective)
oleaginous [oh-lee-aj-uh-nuh s]


adjective
1. having the nature or qualities of oil.
2. containing oil.
3. producing oil.
4. unctuous; fawning; smarmy.

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Origin: 1625-35; < Latin oleāginus of the olive, derivative of olea olive

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