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[gas-uh-leen, gas-uh-leen] /ˌgæs əˈlin, ˈgæs əˌlin/
noun, Now Rare.
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Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • The last compartment of all, in the very stern, contains six tanks that carry over one thousand gallons of gasolene.

  • At the White Springs Hotel they stopped to fill the gasolene tank of the car.

    K Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • Then, having fixed the spark and gasolene levers to carry them at a moderate pace, Jerry settled back to enjoy the scenery.

  • gasolene seems to be the best, or perhaps steam, generated by gasolene.

  • Oh, he went off with the others in the gasolene gig this morning, was the reply.

    The Motor Boys Overland Clarence Young
  • Think of air not reeking with gasolene and a street safe to cross at any time!

    Tales of Fishes Zane Grey
  • Now gasolene is a very dangerous article to carry in bulk on a small craft far out on the wide ocean.

  • Paraffine is made from crude oil, as is kerosene and gasolene.

  • Certainly we must save our gasolene, for there is no telling how long we may have to stay here, and call for help.

  • Water, and gasolene for use in the airship, was carried in steel tanks.

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