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petrol (British English)
British English: /ˈpɛtr(ə)l/
American English: /ˈpɛtrəl/

Translation of petrol in French:


  • to fill up with petrol
    faire le plein (d'essence)
    to run on petrol
    fonctionner à l'essence
    to run out of petrol
    tomber en panne d'essence
    ne plus avoir d'essence
    before n (prices, coupon, rationing)
    sur l'essence

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