Definition of oil gas in English:

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oil gas


[mass noun]
A gaseous mixture derived from mineral oils by destructive distillation.
Example sentences
  • A zero rate is proposed for natural gas and liquefied oil gas used for such purposes.
  • Benzene was first identified in compressed oil gas by Michael Faraday in 1825.
  • Benzene was first discovered by Michael Faraday in 1825 from the liquid condensed by compressing oil gas.

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