Definition of Lubricants

1. Noun. (plural of lubricant) ¹



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Definition of Lubricants

1. lubricant [n] - See also: lubricant

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lubricants

lubed
luberoite
lubes
lubfish
lubfishes
lubing
lubiprostone
lubki
lubok
luboks
lubra
lubras
lubric
lubrical
lubricants (current term)
lubricate
lubricated
lubricates
lubricating
lubricating cream
lubricating oil
lubricating substance
lubricating system
lubrication payment
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lubricative
lubricator
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Literary usage of Lubricants

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1. Steam Power Plant Engineering by George Frederick Gebhardt (1910)
"Dry graphite, soapstone, and mica are sometimes used as lubricants, ... The coefficient of friction of such lubricants is high, and when economy of power is ..."

2. Steam Power Plant Engineering by George Frederick Gebhardt (1917)
"Dry graphite, soapstone, and mica are sometimes used as lubricants, ... The coefficient of friction of such lubricants is high, and when economy of power is ..."

3. Steam Power Plant Engineering by George Frederick Gebhardt (1913)
"lubricants AND LUBRICATION. 394. General. — The losses due to the friction of the working parts of machinery include considerably more than the mere loss of ..."

4. The Practice of Lubrication: An Engineering Treatise on the Origin, Nature by Thomas Christian Thomsen (1920)
"Some of these solid lubricants, as flake graphite or mica, ... Again, solid lubricants may be so finely divided as to enable them to be suspended in ..."

5. The Materials of Engineering by Robert Henry Thurston (1884)
"Thus, sperm oil is known by all experienced mechanics and by all dealers in oil to be one of the very best of known lubricants; but its high price precludes ..."

6. Self-propelled Vehicles: A Practical Treatise on the Theory, Construction by James Edward Homans (1910)
"ON THE NATURE AND USE OF lubricants. Of lubricants for Various Purposes.—One of the most important considerations in connection with the operation of a ..."

7. The Practice of Lubrication: An Engineering Treatise on the Origin, Nature by Thomas Christian Thomsen (1920)
"2 entitled "Memorandum on Cutting lubricants and Cooling Liquids and on ... (2) Cutting lubricants and coolants are used for the purpose of: (a) Cooling. ..."

8. Treatise on Applied Analytical Chemistry by Vittorio Villavecchia (1918)
"Stiff lubricants vary in composition according to the uses to which they are ... lubricants for rolling mills should melt above 100° ; some are composed of ..."

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