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petrodiesel

[ pe-troh-dee-zuhl, ‐suhl ]
/ ˌpɛ troʊˈdi zəl, ‐səl /
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noun
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Also called pe·tro·le·um-de·rived die·sel .

Origin of petrodiesel

First recorded in 1995–2000; petro + diesel; so called to distinguish it from biodiesel
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