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gas·o·line

 (găs′ə-lēn′, găs′ə-lēn′)
n.
A volatile mixture of flammable liquid hydrocarbons derived chiefly from crude petroleum and used principally as a fuel for internal-combustion engines.

[gas + -ol(e) + -ine.]

gas′o·lin′ic (-lē′nĭk, -lĭn′ĭk) adj.
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gasoline

(ˈɡæsəˌliːn) or

gasolene

n
(Elements & Compounds) US and Canadian any one of various volatile flammable liquid mixtures of hydrocarbons, mainly hexane, heptane, and octane, obtained from petroleum and used as a solvent and a fuel for internal-combustion engines. Usually petrol also contains additives such as antiknock compounds and corrosion inhibitors. Also called (esp in Britain): petrol
gasolinic adj
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gas•o•line

(ˌgæs əˈlin, ˈgæs əˌlin)

n.
a volatile, flammable liquid mixture of hydrocarbons obtained from petroleum and used chiefly as fuel for internal-combustion engines.
[1860–65]
gas`o•lin′ic (-ˈli nɪk, -ˈlɪn ɪk) adj.
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gas·o·line

(găs′ə-lēn′)
A highly flammable mixture of liquid hydrocarbons that are derived from petroleum. Gasoline is used as a fuel for internal-combustion engines in automobiles, motorcycles, and small trucks.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gasoline - a volatile flammable mixture of hydrocarbons (hexane and heptane and octane etc.) derived from petroleumgasoline - a volatile flammable mixture of hydrocarbons (hexane and heptane and octane etc.) derived from petroleum; used mainly as a fuel in internal-combustion engines
gasohol - a gasoline substitute consisting of 90% gasoline and 10% grain alcohol from corn
leaded gasoline, leaded petrol - gasoline treated with a lead compound to reduce motor knocks; "combustion of leaded gasoline released lead into the air where it could cause lead poisoning"
fuel - a substance that can be consumed to produce energy; "more fuel is needed during the winter months"; "they developed alternative fuels for aircraft"
hydrocarbon - an organic compound containing only carbon and hydrogen
napalm - gasoline jelled with aluminum soaps; highly incendiary liquid used in fire bombs and flamethrowers
unleaded gasoline, unleaded petrol - gasoline that has not been treated with a lead compound
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gasoline

gasolene
noun (U.S., Canad., & N.Z.) petrol, gas US gasoline prices have been pushed to their highest level.
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Translations
бензин
benzín
benzinbrændstof
bensiin
bensiinibensiinilaatu
בנזין
benzin
benzin
bensinpetrol
bensín
ガソリン
휘발유
benzinas
benzín
bencin
bensin
น้ำมันเติมรถ
бензин
xăng

gasoline

[ˈgæsəliːn] N (US) → gasolina f, nafta f (S. Cone), bencina f (Chile)
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gasoline

[ˈgæsəliːn] n (US)essence f
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gasoline

n (US) → Benzin nt
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gasoline

[ˈgæsəʊliːn] n (Am) → benzina
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gas

(gӕs) noun
1. a substance like air. Oxygen is a gas.
2. any gas which is used for heating, cooking etc.
3. a gas which is used by dentists as an anaesthetic.
4. a poisonous or irritating gas used in war etc. The police used tear gas to control the riot.
verbpast tense, past participle gassed
to poison or kill (a person or animal) with gas. He was gassed during World War I.
gaseous (ˈgӕsiəs) adjective
of or like (a) gas. a gaseous substance.
ˈgassy adjective
full of gas. gassy lemonade.
ˈgassiness noun
gas chamber
a room in which people are killed by means of gas. Many people were sent to the gas chamber in World War II.
gas mask
something which is used to cover the face to prevent a person breathing poisonous gas.
gas meter
an instrument which measures the amount of gas which is used.
gasoline, gasolene (ˈgӕsəliːn) noun
(American. also gas) petrol.
gas station
(American) a petrol station.
ˈgasworks noun singular
a place where gas is made. The gasworks is rather an ugly building.
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gasoline

بِنْزِينٌ benzín benzin Benzin βενζίνη gasolina bensiini essence benzin benzina ガソリン 휘발유 benzine bensin benzyna gasolina бензин bensin น้ำมันเติมรถ benzin xăng 汽油
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gasoline

n. gasolina;
___ poisoningenvenenamiento por ___.
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Gasoline 
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gasoline

n (US) gasolina
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