• (GA) IPA: /pəˈtɹoʊliəm/

petroleum (plural petroleums)

  1. a flammable liquid ranging in color from clear to very dark brown and black, consisting mainly of hydrocarbons, occurring naturally in deposits under the Earth's surface
    Synonyms: crude oil, oil
Related terms

This text is extracted from the Wiktionary and it is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 license | Terms and conditions | Privacy policy 0.034
Offline English dictionary