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biofuelnoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈbaɪ.əʊˌfjuː.əl/  us   /-oʊˈ-/
(Definition of biofuel from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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biofuelnoun [C or U]

uk   us   /ˈbaɪəʊˌfjʊəl/
ENVIRONMENT a ​fuel that is made from ​living things or their ​waste and is less harmful to the ​environment than other ​types of ​fuel: the biofuel ​industry
(Definition of biofuel from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “biofuel”
in Spanish Biocombustible…
in Vietnamese nhiên liệu sinh học…
in Malaysian bio bahan api…
in Thai เชื้อเพลิงชีวภาพ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 生物燃料…
in Russian биологическое топливо…
in Indonesian bahan bakar alam…
in Chinese (Traditional) 生質燃料…
in Polish biopaliwo…
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