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fuel / combustible
 
fuel   [fjʊəl]
A. -noun
1. (generally)   combustible (m)   (for engine)   carburante (m)   (specifically coal)   carbónoun (m)
(=wood)   leña (f)
2. (figurative)   pábulo (m)
a. to add fuel to the flames   echar leña al fuego
B. -transitive verb
1. [+furnace etcetera]   alimentar
[+aircraft, ship etcetera]   repostar
2. (figurative)
[+speculation etcetera]   estimular,   provocar
[+dispute]   avivar,   acalorar
C. -intransitive verb
[aircraft, ship]   repostar
D. -compound
·fuel cap   -noun   (automobiles)   tapa (f) del depósito de gasolina
·fuel crisis   -noun   crisis feminine invariable energética
·fuel injection (engine)   -noun   motor (m) de inyecciónoun
·fuel needs   -noun plural   necesidades feminine plural energéticas
·fuel oil   -noun   fuel oil (m),   mazut (m)
·fuel policy   -noun   política (f) energética
·fuel pump   -noun   (automobiles)   surtidor (m) de gasolina
·fuel tank   -noun   depósito (m) (de combustible)
 
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