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oil meal

noun
1.
oil cake ground into small particles for livestock feed.
Origin of oil meal
1885-1890
First recorded in 1885-90
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  • If they are going to the butcher, they get corn meal and oil meal.

    Beautiful Joe Marshall Saunders
  • All but the middlings and oil meal come from the farm and are paid for by certain fixed charges heretofore mentioned.

    The Fat of the Land John Williams Streeter
  • The middlings and oil meal are charged in the "food for animals" account at the rate of $1 a year for each finished hog.

    The Fat of the Land John Williams Streeter

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