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gasoline

, gasolene (ga′sŏ-lēn″, ga″sŏ-lēn′) [ gas + -ol + -ine]
A product of the destructive distillation of petroleum, a liquid mixture of hydrocarbons, with chain length between 4 and 12 C atoms, frequently containing additives to improve combustion. Commercial gasoline may contain toxic additives.

CAUTION!

Using the mouth to produce suction on a tube for siphoning gasoline from a tank is dangerous because the gasoline may be inhaled or swallowed.
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In August 2015, the price of unleaded gasoline 98 was AED 2.
Unleaded gasoline was introduced throughout Oman on Oct.
The corporation has set the price in Okinawa Prefecture at 112 yen, up 9 yen, for high-octane unleaded gasoline, 101 yen for regular gasoline, up 10 yen, and 84 yen for diesel oil, up 6 yen.
Previous work at the Chemical Industry Institute of Toxicology (CIIT) showed that the sensitivity of male rats to kidney tumors is the result of components of unleaded gasoline interacting with a kidney protein found in male rats, but not humans, and that humans are not at risk of kidney tumors from this mechanism.
The highest prices that the UAE motorists had to pay was in August 2015, the first month after the deregulation, when 98 unleaded gasoline and 95 unleaded gasoline were priced at Dh2.
Repeat, Electronic, Open, Tender for the supply: Fuel for the second half of the year 2017: Eidos (A): Diesel and Unleaded Gasoline Port Authority, budget three hundred thousand euro # EUR 300 000 # (including VAT where applicable) which is divided into two hundred and eighty-five thousand euros # # 285.
1% to 11 thousand tons month on month, while the production of unleaded gasoline went up by 9.
With this recent EuTV hike, the price of a liter of 95 octane unleaded gasoline became TL 4.
20 liters of unleaded gasoline 98 and 95 octane increased by 200 Lebanese Pounds, 20 liters of kerosene increased by 200 Lebanese Pounds, 20 liters of gas oil increased by 100 Lebanese Pounds.
Summary: BEIRUT: Twenty liters of unleaded gasoline, 98 and 95-octane grades, rose by LL400 in Lebanon Wednesday, while 20 liters of kerosene rose by LL400 and 20 liters of gasoil rose by LL500.
UNEP officials foresee that most of the continent will have made the switch to unleaded gasoline by 2008.
A gasoline tank burst into flames at Yokohama port Saturday while workers were filling it with unleaded gasoline, firefighters said.