oil burner

noun

Definition of oil burner

  1. 1 :  a burner equipped to vaporize or atomize fuel oil, mix it with air and ignite the mixture, and direct the flame upon the surface to be heated

  2. 2 :  a ship whose boilers are oil-fired

  3. 3 :  a gasoline engine that consumes an excessive amount of oil

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1860

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1860


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