Spanish translation of 'gallon'
galón m (Brit = 4,546 litros; US = 3,785 litros)
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Example Sentences Including 'gallon'
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But by then the remains of the plane were an inferno brought on by upwards of sixty gallons of fuel spilling from the ruptured tanks.FRANKIE: The Autobiography of Frankie Dettori (2004)
There would have been no escape as more than sixty gallons of aviation fuel ignited.FRANKIE: The Autobiography of Frankie Dettori (2004)
In March 200,000 gallons of oil spilled from one pipe.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Thirty planes on deck carried 12,000 gallons of fuel, all of which burned or exploded.Nemesis: The Battle for Japan, 194445 (2007)
Always carry a gallon can of fuel.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
At full chat, they'll burn half a gallon of fuel in one mile.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Go Compare claim drivers are being left confused because vehicle efficiency is recorded in miles per gallon, but fuel is sold in litres.The Sun (2013)
How many gallons of fuel does it leak per hour?Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Take the calories from burning a gallon of petrol.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Work on pumping out the liner's 500,000 gallons of diesel fuel began yesterday.The Sun (2012)
Though their blubber is very thin, some of these whales will yield you upwards of thirty gallons of oil.Moby Dick (1901)
American vehicles consume some 133 billion gallons of gasoline each year.Getting There: The Epic Struggle between Road and Rail in the American Century (1994)
And most drivers still work out how much petrol costs in gallons.The Sun (2008)
Families will be hit by the 5 gallon of petrol for the first time thanks to rising oil prices and rocketing duty.The Sun (2008)
He said this could result in up to 1.7 million gallons of oil a day gushing into the Arctic throughout the winter.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
MORE than 60 gallons of radioactive liquid has spilled from a nuclear submarine into a river.The Sun (2008)
Meanwhile, work to drain 500,000 gallons of fuel on board to remove an environmental threat is nearing completion.The Sun (2012)
The 2,000 gallons of fuel on board were not thought to be an environmental risk.The Sun (2012)
Thousands of gallons of petrol have been smuggled to Iran's neighbours where prices are higher.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The 747 burns about 12 gallons of fuel per minute when cruising.Christianity Today (2000)
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'gallon' in Other Languages
British English: gallon NOUN
A gallon is a unit of measurement for liquids that is equal to eight pints or 4.564 litres.
...80 million gallons of water a day.
- American English: gallon
- Brazilian Portuguese: galãoBrit = 4.5 litros, US = 3.8 litros
- Chinese: 加仑 >液体计量单位，合八品脱或3.785升
- European Spanish: galón= 8 pintas; Brit = 4,546 litros; US = 3,785 litros
- French: gallon4,543 litres
- German: Gallone
- Italian: galloneBrit = 4.543 l; 8 pints; US = 3.785 l
- Japanese: ガロン
- Korean: 갤런
- European Portuguese: galão Brit = 4.5 litros, US = 3.8 litros
- Spanish: galón= 8 pintas; Brit = 4,546 litros; US = 3,785 litros
Translation of gallon from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary