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petrol:

see gasolinegasoline
or petrol,
light, volatile mixture of hydrocarbons for use in the internal-combustion engine and as an organic solvent, obtained primarily by fractional distillation and "cracking" of petroleum, but also obtained from natural gas, by destructive distillation
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petrol

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petrol

any one of various volatile flammable liquid mixtures of hydrocarbons, mainly hexane, heptane, and octane, obtained from petroleum and used as a solvent and a fuel for internal-combustion engines. Usually petrol also contains additives such as antiknock compounds and corrosion inhibitors
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This study was conducted for a period of 8 months from November 2015 to June 2016 among petrol pump workers in and around Nandyal, Andhra Pradesh.
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LAHORE, July 1 -- The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Wednesday disposed of a petition against canceling the lease agreement and demolition of hundreds of petrol pumps in Punjab.
So, Judge Tread, my questions to you are these: What safeguards are there for protecting the public by making sure that garage petrol pump kit is operating reliably?