HyperDic: crude_oil

English > 1 sense of the expression crude oil:
NOUNsubstancecrude oil, petroleum, crude, rock oil, fossil oil, oila dark oil consisting mainly of hydrocarbons
English > crude oil: 1 sense > noun 1, substance
MeaningA dark oil consisting mainly of hydrocarbons.
Synonymspetroleum, crude, rock oil, fossil oil, oil
Narrowerresidual oil, residoil products that remain after petroleum has been distilled
Broaderfossil fuelfuel consisting of the remains of organisms preserved in rocks in the earth's crust with high carbon and hydrogen content
oilA slippery or viscous liquid / liquid or liquefiable substance not miscible with water
Substancescarbon, C, atomic number 6An abundant nonmetallic tetravalent element occurring in three allotropic forms
Spanishcrudo, keroseno, petróleo
Catalanbenzina, cru, petroli

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