What does the Civil Liability Convention 1992 require with respect to insurance?

The owner of a ship registered in a Contracting State and carrying more than 2, 000 tons of oil in bulk as cargo must maintain insurance or other financial security, such as the guarantee of a bank or a certificate delivered by an international compensation fund to cover his liability for pollution damage under the Convention. (Art. VII)

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What is “oil” defined as in the Civil Liability Convention 1992?