mineral jelly


mineral jelly
mineral jelly
n.
PETROLATUM

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  • mineral jelly — noun a semisolid mixture of hydrocarbons obtained from petroleum; used in medicinal ointments and for lubrication • Syn: ↑petrolatum, ↑petroleum jelly • Hypernyms: ↑jelly, ↑mixture • Hyponyms: ↑Vaseline …   Useful english dictionary

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  • mineral jelly — Chem. a gelatinous product made from petroleum, used to stabilize certain explosives. [1900 05] * * * …   Universalium

  • mineral jelly — /mɪnərəl ˈdʒɛli/ (say minuhruhl jelee) noun a gelatinous product made from petroleum, used to stabilise some explosives …   Australian English dictionary

  • Mineral oil — For crude oil found in geological deposits, see Petroleum. Bottle of mineral oil as sold in the U.S. A mineral oil is any of various colorless, odorless, light mixtures of alkanes in the C15 to C40 range from a non vegetable (mineral) source,… …   Wikipedia

  • petroleum jelly — petrolatumas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Parafino, cerezino ir alyvos mišinys, alyvos rūgštinio valymo produktas. atitikmenys: angl. mineral jelly; petrolatum; petroleum jelly; petroleum ointment rus. петролатум …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • petroleum jelly — noun a semisolid mixture of hydrocarbons obtained from petroleum; used in medicinal ointments and for lubrication • Syn: ↑petrolatum, ↑mineral jelly • Hypernyms: ↑jelly, ↑mixture • Hyponyms: ↑Vaseline …   Useful english dictionary

  • Petroleum jelly — Petroleum jelly, petrolatum or soft paraffin [http://www.tiscali.co.uk/lifestyle/healthfitness/health advice/netdoctor/archive/100004783.html] is a semi solid mixture of hydrocarbons (with carbon numbers mainly higher than 25), [http://www.inchem …   Wikipedia

  • Dietary mineral — Dietary minerals (also known as mineral nutrients) are the chemical elements required by living organisms, other than the four elements carbon, hydrogen, nitrogen, and oxygen present in common organic molecules. Examples of mineral elements… …   Wikipedia