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petrolic

[pi-trol-ik]
adjective
  1. of, relating to, or produced from petroleum.
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Origin of petrolic

First recorded in 1895–1900; petrol(eum) + -ic
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Historical Examples of petrolic

  • The faint chill that touched Mr. Arbuton at the mention of Eriecreek and its petrolic associations was transient.

    A Chance Acquaintance

    W. D. Howells


British Dictionary definitions for petrolic

petrolic

adjective
  1. of, relating to, containing, or obtained from petroleum
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