Meaning of GASOLINE in English

GASOLINE

— gasolineless , adj. — gasolinic /gas'euh lee"nik, -lin"ik/ , adj.

/gas'euh leen", gas"euh leen'/ , n.

a volatile, flammable liquid mixture of hydrocarbons, obtained from petroleum, and used as fuel for internal-combustion engines, as a solvent, etc.

[ 1860-65, Amer.; GAS + -OL 2 + -INE 2 ]

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