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[せき()·()]
sekiyu
noun

English Meaning(s) for 石油

noun
  1. oil; petroleum; kerosene

Definition and Synonyms for 石油

Petroleum a dark oil consisting mainly of hydrocarbons
Synonyms: 原油, 石油, 重油

Meanings for each kanji in 石油

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Categories 石油 is a member of

Fossil Fuel fuel consisting of the remains of organisms preserved in rocks in the earth's crust with high carbon and hydrogen content
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Oil a slippery or viscous liquid or liquefiable substance not miscible with water
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 石油

Sample Sentences for 石油

We take oil for granted.
They intended to drill for oil.
Oil is of great use to us.
We will run short of oil some day.
We are not short of oil in this country.

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