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  • n. oil obtained from sardines and used chiefly as a lubricant and in soap


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  • His gran set him reluctantly on the floor and he lurched over to Captain Randall, taking a firm grip on the Captain’s fresh-creased trousers with both hands—hands greasy, she saw, with sardine oil and toast crumbs.

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