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diesel fuel

noun

Simple Definition of diesel fuel

  • : a type of fuel that is used in vehicles with diesel engines

Full Definition of diesel fuel

  1. :  a heavy mineral oil used as fuel in diesel engines

1949

First Known Use of diesel fuel

1949

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