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Next to the water there were six bottles of propane.
When Clayton got to the casino, flames were lapping at the building's rear and a 10,000-gallon propane tank was about to explode.
CAAs will certify oil deliveries beginning Wednesday, Nov. 15, for those who heat with oil, propane, and deliverable fuels.
Shepard says the family relied on multiple space heaters to keep warm in their mobile home, and Cummins’ wife and daughter were out buying propane when the fire erupted in the living room.
Four propane tanks fitted with four burners allowed Mr. Komza to adjust the air temperature inside the balloon while aloft.
Kitchen appliances are powered by propane from a tank buried and secure against future floods.
Protesters maintain she was injured by a grenade thrown by police, while authorities say she was hurt by a small propane tank that protesters rigged to explode.
The most flammable spot in the entire vineyard — where a gas grill and propane tank stand underneath a huge pine tree — is, miraculously, unmarred.
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Origin and Etymology of propane
First Known Use: 1867See Words from the same year
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