range oil

noun

Definition of range oil

: a high-boiling petroleum distillate for burning in the wick of an oil-burning kitchen range especially : the least volatile portion of the kerosine fraction

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“Range oil.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/range%20oil. Accessed 24 Jan. 2022.

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