fuel

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valve that regulates the supply of fuel to the engine accelerator , throttle , throttle valve
bomb that uses a fuel-air explosive aerosol bomb , fuel-air bomb , thermobaric bomb , vacuum bomb , volume-detonation bomb
device injects fuel into a hot exhaust for extra thrust afterburner
duct that admits air to be mixed with fuel air-intake
one form in which body fuel is stored; stored primarily in the liver and broken down into glucose when needed by the body animal starch , glycogen
explode due to premature ignition of fuel backfire
loud noise made by the explosion of fuel in the manifold or exhaust of an internal combustion engine backfire
bang caused by the early ignition of fuel in engine cylinder backfire
clear flammable liquid used as a solvent or a fuel benzene
airlift in 1948 that supplied food and fuel to citizens of west Berlin when the Russians closed off land access to Berlin Berlin airlift
plant materials and animal waste used as fuel biomass
wet spongy ground of decomposing vegetation; has poorer drainage than a swamp; soil is unfit for cultivation but can be cut and dried and used for fuel bog , peat bog
block made from charcoal or coal dust and burned as fuel briquet , briquette
large container for storing fuel bunker
apparatus for burning fuel (or refuse) burner
amount of fuel used up (as in a nuclear reactor) burnup
fuel, colorless gas butane , propane
colorless odorless alkane gas used as fuel C2H6 , ethane
part of an engine responsible for mixing fuel and air carburetor
diesel fuel rating cetane number
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