What does oil slick mean?

Definitions for oil slick

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word oil slick.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. oil slick(noun)

    a thin film of oil floating on top of water (especially crude oil spilled from a ship)


  1. oil slick(n.)

    A layer of oil floating on water; -- usually petroleum or fuel oil which has leaked from a ship.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of oil slick in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of oil slick in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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