Origin of oleum
Words nearby oleum
How to use oleum in a sentence
Greek-fire was the precursor of gunpowder; it was the oleum incendiarum of the Romans.The Browning Cyclopdia|Edward Berdoe
Iterumque, Quinti Julii Murranii stagium opobalsamatum, sive myrrhæ oleum opobalsamo permixtum, ad cap.Archaeological Essays Vol. 2|James Y. Simpson
A sample of B. Oleum Iodine was submitted by the manufacturer and examined.
A few crystals of ammonium chlorid were added to a little of B. Oleum Iodine and treated as above.
From the Latin oleum, formed from olea, olive-tree, the fruit of which abounds in oil.