linseed linseed  /ˈlɪn ˌsid/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the seed of flax used as a source of oil

Usage(s):

  1. Twice a year, like the ladies, they get a tank car of linseed oil with which to speculate.
  2. America's favorite pasttime has more than its share of beloved traditions: pine tar and linseed oil, chewing tobacco, the infield-fly rule.
  3. First thing, after shooting the tortured creatures full of morphine, was to douse their burns with any kind of oil or grease availablecarron, linseed, castor, lard.

News

  1. Dubuque building renovation project gets $2.2 M

    A project to renovate the Linseed Oil Paintworks Building project in Dubuque's Historic Millwork District has been awarded a $2.2 million federal grant.
    on July 6, 2013     Source: KWWL Iowa

  2. Renovation Project In Dubuque's Millwork District Gets $2.2 Million Grant

    DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) — A project to renovate the Linseed Oil Paintworks Building project in Dubuque's Historic Millwork District has been awarded a $2.2 million federal grant.
    on July 6, 2013     Source: KCRG-TV9 Cedar Rapids

  3. KEYC - Mankato News, Weather, Sports - - Dubuque building renovation project gets $2.2 M

    DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) - A project to renovate the Linseed Oil Paintworks Building project in Dubuque's Historic Millwork District has been awarded a $2.2 million federal grant.
    on July 6, 2013     Source: 12 FOX Mankato

Quotes

  • "All of the materials in this home are recycled or reclaimed or reused," Glenn said. "So the counter tops here are actually made with newsprint, mixed with a bonding agent and sealed with Linseed oil."
    on Feb 20, 2007 By: Glenn Source: CBS News

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