gasohol

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noun gas·o·hol \ˈga-sə-ˌhȯl\

Definition of gasohol

  1. :  a fuel consisting of a blend usually of 10 percent ethanol and 90 percent gasoline

Origin and Etymology of gasohol

blend of gasoline and alcohol


First Known Use: 1975


GASOHOL Defined for English Language Learners

gasohol

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noun gas·o·hol \ˈga-sə-ˌhȯl\

Definition of gasohol for English Language Learners

  • : a mixture of gasoline and ethanol that is used as a fuel for engines


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