diesel oil


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diesel oil

, fuel
a fuel obtained from petroleum distillation that is used in diesel engines. It has a relatively low ignition temperature (540?C) and is ignited by the heat of compression

diesel oil

[′dē·zəl ‚ȯil]
(materials)
Heavy oil residue used as fuel for certain types of diesel engines.
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Formulated with the latest additive technology and the most advanced synthetic base oils, AMSOIL Premium API CJ-4 Synthetic 5W-40 Diesel Oil exceeds the higher performance demands of modern engines.
The types of imported BBM are automotive diesel oil (ADO), fuel oil, kerosene, HOMC, industrial diesel oil (IDO), aviation gases (avgas and avtur).
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5 som, while average price for diesel oil in Russia is 40 som, the Minister said.