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paraffin

noun [U]
 
/ˈpærəfɪn/ UK ( US kerosene)
oil used for heating and lightsPetroleum products especially when used as fuelFuels
Translations of “paraffin”
in Arabic بارافين, كاز…
in Korean 파라핀…
in Malaysian minyak tanah…
in French (à) pétrole…
in Turkish gaz yağı, parafin…
in Italian cherosene…
in Chinese (Traditional) 液體, 煤油…
in Russian парафин…
in Polish nafta…
in Vietnamese dầu hoả…
in Spanish queroseno (aceite), parafina (cera)…
in Portuguese querosene…
in Thai พาราฟิน…
in German das Paraffin, Paraffin-……
in Catalan querosè…
in Japanese パラフィン, 灯油…
in Indonesian parafin…
in Chinese (Simplified) 液体, 煤油…
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