Definition of 'petrochemical'
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Our country will go on exporting oil and gas and petrochemicals in large quantities. Inside Perestroika: The Future of the Soviet Economy (1990)This engineering company makes exhaust control systems for diesel engines and devices used to transfer gas petrochemicals safely. Times, Sunday Times (2013)In the first episode, a catastrophic industrial accident raises questions about the safety procedures of the petrochemical company involved. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Used Occasionally. petrochemical is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'petrochemical'
British English: petrochemical NOUN
Petrochemicals are chemicals that are obtained from petroleum or natural gas.
Definition of petrochemical from the Collins English Dictionary
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