biodiesel

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bi·o·die·sel

 (bī′ō-dē′zəl, -səl)
n.
A biofuel made by processing vegetable oils and other fats for use in a diesel engine, either in pure form or as an additive to conventional diesel fuel.

biodiesel

(ˈbaɪəʊˌdiːzəl)
n
(Automotive Engineering) a biofuel intended for use in diesel engines
Translations
biodiesel
biodiésel
biodizel
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The advantages of biodiesel have been extensively discussed and compared with those associated with fossil diesel [1~5].
There are following advantages of biodiesel as we compare it diesel fuel.
Advantages of biodiesel compared to petroleum diesel include its renewable nature, higher cetane rating, higher fuel lubricity and lower production of greenhouse gases (Hancock, 2005).