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petroleum benzin

noun petroleum ben·zin \ -ˈben-(ˌ)zin \

medical Definition of petroleum benzin

: a flammable petroleum distillate containing primarily pentanes, hexanes, and heptanes, and used chiefly as a solvent especially in pharmacy

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