gas mileage

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Noun1.gas mileage - the ratio of the number of miles traveled to the number of gallons of gasoline burnedgas mileage - the ratio of the number of miles traveled to the number of gallons of gasoline burned
ratio - the relative magnitudes of two quantities (usually expressed as a quotient)
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