eleo-, elaeo-, elaio-
(Greek: oil, olive oil)
A tumor or swelling caused by the injection of oil into the tissues.
An instrument for determining the percentage of oil in a mixture; also, the specific gravity of oils.
A swelling of the joints, possibly due to a fatty deposit following a contusion (an injury of a part without a break in the skin; a bruise).
The treatment of diseases by the administration of oils given internally or applied externally; oleotherapy.
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