See also: oléum

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From Latin oleum (olive oil), from Ancient Greek ἔλαιον (élaion, olive oil).

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oleum (countable and uncountable, plural oleums)

  1. (inorganic chemistry) A solution of sulfur trioxide in sulfuric acid.

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olīvae in oleō (olives in olive oil)

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From Ancient Greek ἔλαιον (élaion, olive oil).

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oleum n (genitive oleī); second declension

  1. olive oil
  2. the palaestra

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Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative oleum olea
Genitive oleī oleōrum
Dative oleō oleīs
Accusative oleum olea
Ablative oleō oleīs
Vocative oleum olea

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  • oleum”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • oleum”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • oleum in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • oleum in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette
  • Carl Meißner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to lose one's labour: operam (et oleum) perdere or frustra consumere
  • oleum”, in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers

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Borrowed from French oléum.

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oleum n (uncountable)

  1. oleum

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