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light oil

[′līt ¦ȯil]
(materials)
A coal tar fraction obtained by distillation; boiling range, 110-210°C; used as a source of benzene, toluene, phenol, and cresols. Also known as coal tar light oil.
Any oil having a boiling range of 110-210°C.
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