Complete Definition of "fuel"

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English

Etymology
OF.: feuaile , from 1200 up to 1500 = 'ce qui alimente le feu'

Pronunciation
IPA|/ËfjuËÉlÌ©/, SAMPA|/"fju:@l/
Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-ÊÉl|-ÊÉl
audio|en-uk-fuel.ogg|Audio (UK)

Noun
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en-noun

  1. a flammable substance
  2. a substance consumed to power an engine through the release of chemical or nuclear energy
  3. a substance used by a machine or a process to produce energy or power

Translations
trans-top|flammable substance
Czech: palivo n
Dutch: brandstof
Finnish: polttoaine (1,2,3), polttoneste (2)
German: Brennstoff m
Hebrew: ××ק (De'lek)
Indonesian: bahan bakar
Interlingua: combustibile
Lithuanian: kuras m (1); degalai m, pl (2)
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Norwegian: brensel n (1,2,3); brennstoff n (2,3); drivstoff n (2,3)
Polish: paliwo
Portuguese: combustível m
Russian: Ñопливо (tóplivo) n, гоÑÑÑее n
Serbian: palivo n, gorivo n, ogrev m, toplivo n
Slovenian: gorivo
Swedish: bränsle
Welsh: tanwydd m
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Related terms
nuclear fuel
fuel cell
solid fuel

Verb
en-verb
en-verb|fuell|ing

  1. to provide fuel
  2. to exacerbate, to cause to grow or become greater

Translations

German: anheizen (1), schüren (2)
Hebrew: ×ת××ק (Le'tad'lek)
Polish: tankowaÄ (1)

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