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LPG:

see liquefied petroleum gasliquefied petroleum gas
or LPG,
mixture of gases, chiefly propane and butane, produced commercially from petroleum and stored under pressure to keep it in a liquid state.
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LPG

liquified petroleum gas (LPG)

A petroleum derivative, primarily butane and propane, stored under pressure to maintain its liquid state; used as a fuel for heating and cooking.

LPG

1. Abbr. for liquid petroleum gas.

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Linguaggio Procedure Grafiche (Italian for "Graphical Procedures Language"). dott. Gabriele Selmi. Roughly a cross between Fortran and APL, with graphical-oriented extensions and several peculiarities. Underlies the products of CAD.LAB Spa. "Graphical Procedure Language User's Guide and Reference Manual", CAD.LAB, Bologna, Italy, 1989, order code GO89/9.

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Langage de Programmation Generique. An applicative language, both specification and functional. Special emphasis on parametrised declarations. "Design and Implementation of a Generic, Logic and Functional Programming Language", D. Bert et al, ESOP 86, LNCS 213, Springer 1986.
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A senior Indian Oil Corp Ltd ( IOC) official said the demand for LPG had gone up in recent years as leading car manufacturers, such as Maruti Suzuki, Hyundai and GM have launched factory- fitted LPG- run models, which help motorists save as much as 35 to 40 per cent on fuel costs compared to petrol.
He pointed out that some producers are selling LPG at Rs46,500 per ton while others at Rs55,778 per ton.
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LPG is used mainly by middle to high class households (69%), hotels and restaurants (13%) and manufacturing industries (18%).
The LPG hydrocarbons - particularly the butanes and a related chemical called butene - create problems because they are reactive molecules that help form ozone, the principal component of smog.
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According to official source the OGRA issued two licenses for construction of LPG storage and filling plants during July-December 2013.
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Petronas is now preparing the construction of an LPG terminal with an investment of US$ 20 million.
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