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natural gas

noun [U]
 
 
NATURAL RESOURCES
gas that is found underground, which is used as a fuel: Russia has about half the world's coal reserves, 25% of its natural gas, and 18% of its gold.
Translations of “natural gas”
in Chinese (Traditional) 天然氣…
in Russian природный газ…
in Turkish doğal gaz…
in Chinese (Simplified) 天然气…
in Polish gaz ziemny…
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