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Gas oil

fuel

Gas oil, one of several liquids obtained by distilling petroleum. Heavier than gasoline, it has a very high boiling point. It is used as diesel fuel for train, truck, and bus engines, and is the source from which heating fuel and lubricating oils are produced.

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