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petrol

noun [U] uk   /ˈpet.rəl/ UK ( US gas) us  
A2 a liquid obtained from petroleum , used especially as a fuel for cars and other vehicles: a petrol tank/pump/station lead-free/unleaded/high-octane petrol I'm a bit low on (= I don't have much) petrol.
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in Korean 휘발유…
in Arabic بِتْرول…
in French (à) essence…
in Turkish benzin…
in Italian benzina…
in Chinese (Traditional) 汽油…
in Russian бензин…
in Polish benzyna, paliwo…
in Spanish gasolina…
in Portuguese gasolina…
in German das Benzin, Benzin-……
in Catalan gasolina…
in Japanese ガソリン…
in Chinese (Simplified) 汽油…
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