Definition of Petrol in English :

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Petrol meaning in English

Meaning of Petrol in English

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Petrol

see synonyms of petrol

Noun

1. gas, gasolene, gasoline, petrol

a volatile flammable mixture of hydrocarbons (hexane and heptane and octane etc.) derived from petroleum; used mainly as a fuel in internal-combustion engines

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Petrol

see synonyms of petrol
noun
any one of various volatile flammable liquid mixtures of hydrocarbons, mainly hexane, heptane, and octane, obtained from petroleum and used as a solvent and a fuel for internal-combustion engines. Usually petrol also contains additives such as antiknock compounds and corrosion inhibitors
. US and Canadian name: gasoline
abbreviation for
petrology

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Petrol

see synonyms of petrol
noun
British
gasoline

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Petrol

see synonyms of petrol
n.
Chiefly British
Gasoline.

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