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English definition of “bioethanol”

bioethanol

noun [U]
 
 
/ˌbaɪəʊˈeθənɒl/
fuel used in the engines of some vehicles that is partly made from ethanol (= a chemical that comes from sugar) FuelsPetroleum products especially when used as fuel
(Definition of bioethanol from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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