Carburetant
Carburetant Car"bu*ret`ant, n. Any volatile liquid used in charging illuminating gases. [1913 Webster]

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  • carburetant — [kär′ byo͞o rāt nt, kär′ byo͞o ret΄ nt, kär′bərāt΄ nt, kär′bəret΄ nt] n. a substance, as gasoline or benzene, added to air or gas to carburet it …   English World dictionary

  • carburetant — /kahr beuh rayt nt, ret , byeuh /, n. any substance for carbureting air or a gas. [CARBURET + ANT] * * * …   Universalium

  • carburetant — car·bu·ret·ant …   English syllables

  • carburetant — etənt, āt noun ( s) : carburant * * * /kahr beuh rayt nt, ret , byeuh /, n. any substance for carbureting air or a gas. [CARBURET + ANT] …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Ligroin — Lig ro*in (l[i^]g r[ o]*[i^]n), n. A trade name applied somewhat indefinitely to some of the volatile products obtained in refining crude petroleum. It is a complex and variable mixture of several hydrocarbons, generally boils below 170[deg] Fahr …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • rock oil — Naphtha Naph tha (n[a^]f th[.a] or n[a^]p th[.a]), n. [L. naphtha, Gr. na fqa, fr.Ar. nafth, nifth.] 1. (Chem.) The complex mixture of volatile, liquid, inflammable hydrocarbons, occurring naturally, and usually called {crude petroleum}, {mineral …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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