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petrol cap

noun [C] uk   UK ( US gas cap) us  
on a car, a small cover that goes over the hole that you put fuel into
Translations of “petrol cap”
in Korean (자동차의) 휘발유 주유구 뚜껑…
in Arabic غِطاء تنك البنزين…
in Portuguese tampa do tanque de combustível…
in Catalan tap del dipòsit de gasolina…
in Japanese 給油キャップ, ガソリンキャップ…
in Italian tappo del serbatoio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 油箱蓋…
in Chinese (Simplified) 油箱盖…
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