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gas oil

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(Elements & Compounds) a fuel oil obtained in the distillation of petroleum, intermediate in viscosity and boiling point between paraffin and lubricating oils. It boils above about 250°C
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Noun1.gas oil - an oil formed through distillation of petroleum of intermediate boiling range and viscositygas oil - an oil formed through distillation of petroleum of intermediate boiling range and viscosity
fuel oil, heating oil - a petroleum product used for fuel
hydrocarbon - an organic compound containing only carbon and hydrogen
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