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fuel oil

[′fyül ‚oil]
(materials)
A liquid product burned to generate heat, exclusive of oils with a flash point below 100°F (38°C); includes heating oils, stove oils, furnace oils, bunker fuel oils.
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For example, in addition to their known uses, distillate oils from the Kiviter process can also be used as diluents for petroleum-originated heavy oils and as tack enhancing additives for bituminous materials.