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natural gasnoun [U]

 us   /ˈnætʃ·ər·əl ˈɡæs/
gas ​foundunderground that is used as a ​fuel
(Definition of natural gas from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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natural gasnoun [U]

uk   us   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 ​naturalgas, and 18% of its ​gold.
(Definition of natural gas from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “natural gas”
in Chinese (Simplified) 天然气…
in Turkish doğal gaz…
in Russian природный газ…
in Chinese (Traditional) 天然氣…
in Polish gaz ziemny…
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