diesel fuel

noun
Updated on: 16 May 2018

Definition of diesel fuel

: a heavy mineral oil used as fuel in diesel engines

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First Known Use of diesel fuel

1949

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DIESEL FUEL Defined for English Language Learners

diesel fuel

Definition of diesel fuel for English Language Learners

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


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diesel fuel

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Definition of diesel fuel for Students

: a heavy oil used as fuel in diesel engines

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