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fuel oil

Translation of fuel oil in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • Example sentences
    • The refined products, to include gasoline, kerosene, diesel and fuel oil, are intended for Indonesian domestic consumption.
    • The car bomb was believed to be made of a potent mix of dynamite, ammonium nitrate and a petroleum product such as fuel oil, a US intelligence official said in Washington.
    • An oil slick was found in the Pacific Ocean off Kochi Prefecture on Sunday and the coast guard office in Kobe later concluded the oil is a mixture of fuel oil and engine lubricant.

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