A volatile mixture of combustible fluid hydrocarbons derived chiefly from crude petroleum and used principally as a fuel for internal-combustion motors.
(united states) A flammable liquid consisting of a combination of refined petroleum hydrocarbons, mainly used as a motor fuel; petrol.
A certain form of gasoline.
A highly volatile mixture of liquid hydrocarbons, received mostly from petroleum, as in addition because of the distillation of bituminous coal. Its made use of as a fuel for many cars as well as for a great many other cars with internal-combustion motors. The gas of business is typically blended with ingredients to boost its overall performance in internal-combustion motors. Gasoline has also been utilized in the first 1900's in making environment fuel, plus in offering illuminating power to water-gas. See carburetor.
a volatile combustible combination of hydrocarbons (hexane and heptane and octane etc.) produced by petroleum; mainly utilized as a fuel in internal-combustion machines