Rock oil, mineral oil, or natural oil, a dark brown or greenish inflammable liquid, which, at certain points, exists in the upper strata of the earth, from whence it is pumped, or forced by pressure of the gas attending it. It consists of a complex mixture of various hydrocarbons, largely of the methane series, but may vary much in appearance, composition, and properties. It is refined by distillation, and the products include kerosene, benzine, gasoline, paraffin, etc.
- A thick, flammable, yellow-to-black mixture of gaseous, liquid, and solid hydrocarbons that occurs naturally beneath the earth's surface, can be separated into fractions including natural gas, gasoline, naphtha, kerosene, fuel and lubricating oils, paraffin wax, and asphalt and is used as raw material for a wide variety of derivative products.
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പെട്രോളിയം - Pedroliyam ;ഹൈഡ്രോകാർബൺ എണ്ണമിശ്രിതം - Haidrokaarban Ennamishritham | Haidrokarban Ennamishritham ;അസംസ്കൃത - Asamskrutha ;മണ്ണെണ്ണ - Mannenna ;ദ്രാവകഇന്ധനം - Dhraavakaindhanam | Dhravakaindhanam ;ഹൈഡ്രോകാര്ബണ് എണ്ണമിശ്രിതം - Haidrokaarban Ennamishritham | Haidrokarban Ennamishritham ;