leaded gasoline


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leaded gasoline

[′led·əd ′gas·ə‚lēn]
(materials)
Motor gasoline into which a small amount of TEL (tetraethyllead) has been added to increase octane number or rating.
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The higher concentration in the driveway could he attributed to leaded gasoline exposure over the years.
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