diesel oil


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diesel oil

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diesel fuel

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(Automotive Engineering) a fuel obtained from petroleum distillation that is used in diesel engines. It has a relatively low ignition temperature (540°C) and is ignited by the heat of compression. Also called (Brit): derv See also cetane number
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Noun1.diesel oil - a heavy mineral oil used as fuel in diesel enginesdiesel oil - a heavy mineral oil used as fuel in diesel engines
derv - diesel oil used in cars and lorries with diesel engines; from d(iesel) e(ngine) r(oad) v(ehicle)
fuel - a substance that can be consumed to produce energy; "more fuel is needed during the winter months"; "they developed alternative fuels for aircraft"
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KARACHI -- Shipping activity remained active at the port where three ships carrying containers and Edible Oil were berthed at Qasim International containers terminal and liquid cargo terminal respectively Mean while five more ships carrying containers, diesel oil also arrived at outer anchorage of port Qasim during last 24 hours.
diesel oil, petrol and other items intercepted a passenger coach and recovered 100 plastic canes of Iranian diesel oil, huge quantity of bottles of liquor and 1000 kg imported brand of Pine cigarettes and also recovered some arms and ammunition.
The steamer runs competitively with the diesels as long as the price of diesel oil is above 50 cents a gallon, he says.
The average retail prices of high-octane gasoline and diesel oil on Monday rewrote their respective record highs.
At least 100 tuna fishing ships have to wait in line for days to get a share of diesel oil at the Samudra Fishing Port of Jakarta as a result of the policy of the state-owned oil and gass company Pertamina restricting distribution of the fuel.
According to the new list, 20 liters of kerosene now sells for LL17,200, fuel oil LL16,500, diesel oil LL17,500 and gasoline LL23,500.
20 liters of unleaded gasoline 98 and 95 octane increased by 200 Lebanese Pounds, 20 liters of kerosene increased by 300 Lebanese Pounds,20 liters of gas oil increased by 300 Lebanese Pounds, diesel oil increased by 300 Lebanese Pounds, ton of fuel oil for public increased by 2 American Dollars, ton of fuel oil (1% sulfur) increased by 3 American Dollars.
V Iolcos Legacy are currently occupying berths to load/offload containers, coal, diesel oil, palm oil, canola seed.
Berth occupancy was 55% at the Port on Friday where a total six ships namely MS Jadrana, UASC Al Khor, Pan Rapido, Bochem Mumbai, Ex Quisite and Bneider are currently occupying berths to load/offload Containers, Urea, Chemical,LNG and Diesel Oil respectively during last 24 hours.
AMSOIL Synthetic 5W-40 Diesel Oil is backward compatible for use in all existing engines, though specifically designed to meet CJ-4 diesel specs.
Most notable were its lower smoke emissions--generally less than half those emitted when diesel oil was burned.