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petrol pump

n
(Automotive Engineering) a device at a filling station that is used to deliver petrol to the tank of a car and which displays the quantity, quality, and usually the cost of the petrol delivered
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.petrol pump - a pump in a service station that draws gasoline from underground storage tankspetrol pump - a pump in a service station that draws gasoline from underground storage tanks
pump - a mechanical device that moves fluid or gas by pressure or suction
Translations
مِضَخَّة نَفْط
benzínová pumpa
benzinpumpe
bensíndæla
benzin pompası

petrol pump

n (at garage, in car) → pompa della benzina

petrol

(ˈpetrəl) noun
(American gas or gasoline) a liquid got from petroleum, used as fuel for motor cars etc. I'll stop at the next garage and buy more petrol; (also adjective) a petrol engine.
petroleum (pəˈtrəuliəm) noun
oil in its raw, unrefined form, which is found in natural wells below the earth's surface and from which petrol, paraffin etc are obtained.
petroleum jelly
a soft substance got from petroleum, used eg in ointments.
petrol pump (American gasoline pump)
an apparatus at a petrol station which pumps petrol into cars etc, and which measures the amount of petrol it pumps.
petrol station (especially American filling stationor informally gas station)
a garage where petrol is sold.
References in periodicals archive ?
TOBA TEK SINGH/KAMALIA -- After successful talks between office-bearers of the Petrol Pumps Owners Association and Deputy Commissioner Irfan Nawaz Memon and assistant commissioners of all tehsels, petrol pump owners have agreed to reduce Re1 per litre against the sale of petrol and diesel.
TOBA TEK SINGH -- Filling stations remained closed across the district on Wednesday in protest at the arrest of a petrol pump owner.
Two motorcycle-borne goons looted a petrol pump owner while he was on his way to deposit money in the bank and to pick up her daughter from school.
KHANEWAL -- A youth was allegedly shot dead by security guard of a petrol pump situated at Talamba road here on Sunday.
2] Petrol pump workers (filling attendants) are continuously exposed to the organic and inorganic substances present in the petrol.
Patna: In another setback to Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) president Lalu Prasad, India's public sector oil firm has cancelled the petrol pump licence of his elder son Tej Pratap Yadav, who is health minister in the ruling Nitish Kumar government in Bihar.
Tenders are invited for Supply & installation of following equipment at Himfed Petrol Pump Dobhi, Distt.
The Petrol Pump owners viewed that the petrol shortage issue was not connected with the change in petroleum products prices but the real reason was non supply of petrol from Karachi.
The Dealer Code of each petrol pump would be prominently displayed in the petrol pump premises.
People with high risk of exposure to benzene include petrol pump workers, gasoline, rubber, printing and refinery workers.
KIT Carruthers was an innovator who introduced both an automatic chip vending machine and a coinin-the-slot petrol pump dispenser at his Shelley Bank Service Station back in the 1960s.
Summary: A certain one hour wait for filling up the tanks is not deterring UAE motorists from frequenting the petrol pump across the border in Oman.