petrol

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Singular
petrol

Plural
none

A petrol pump
  1. (uncountable) Petrol is a liquid fuel made from oil.
    I don't care whether the car's got a diesel engine or a petrol engine as long as it'll get me from A to B.
    Drivers are lining up for hours in front of petrol stations.
    Petrol prices are on the way up again with Shell pushing prices at the pumps to more than £2.34p.
    Let's hope the car doesn't run out of petrol.

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