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oil field also: oilfield
American English: /ɔɪl fild/British English: /ˈɔɪlfiːld/

Translation of oil field in Spanish:


  • yacimiento (masculine) petrolífero or de petróleo
    Example sentences
    • He also encouraged the exploration of the Amazonian rainforest, which led to the subsequent exploitation of significant oilfields.
    • By 1926 seismic survey methods had discovered an oilfield for the first time in the southern USA.
    • Tens of thousands of people have been killed and displaced from areas around the oilfields, it said.
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