antiknocking


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Related to antiknocking: octane number, antiknock gasoline
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Adj.1.antiknocking - suppressing or eliminating engine knock in combustion engines; "antiknock properties"; "antiknock rating"
leaded - treated or mixed with lead; "leaded gasoline"; "leaded zinc"
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Pb is mainly transferred to the animals through air with automobiles exhaust along roadsides, because it is used as antiknocking agent in petrol.
The site processed tetraethyl lead, an antiknocking additive for gasoline.
gasoline producers have blended MTBE into automotive fuels - primarily their premium grades - to boost octane during lead's phaseout as an antiknocking agent.