liquified petroleum gas


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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.
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She was trapped in the cellar when a liquified petroleum gas cylinder blew up at the Drumtochty Arms Hotel in Auchenblae, Aberdeenshire.
The model operates on petrol or Liquified Petroleum Gas (LPG).
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Energy Minister Brian Wilson unveiled a new fund to increase the uptake of Liquified Petroleum Gas (LPG) in four of Britain's most rural areas where petrol prices are highest.
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Calor Gas have more than sixty years' experience as the UK's leading supplier of liquified petroleum gas, and staff from the company will be on hand throughout the show to offer advice and explain the benefits of running forklift trucks on the fuel.
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Islamabad -- The Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (Ogra) on Wednesday increased the prices of the Liquified Petroleum Gas (LPG), says in media reports.