gasohol gasohol  /ˈɡæ sə ˌhɔl/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a gasoline substitute consisting of 90% gasoline and 10% grain alcohol from corn

Usage(s):

  1. He has dabbled in gold mines and gasohol equipment.
  2. An Energy Department study has concluded that by 1982 the use of gasohol will have spread to the point where it will be supplanting about 3% of gasoline consumption.
  3. At the same tune, he was setting up his own business, Agricultural Energy Resources, intending to sell gasohol manufacturing equipment to grain farmers.

News

  1. Deadline extended for North Dakota fuel tax refund

    BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - North Dakota's Tax Department says eligible consumers have an extra day to request a refund for state taxes that were paid on gasoline and gasohol purchased in 2012.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: WDAY 6 Fargo

  2. Deadline extended for ND fuel tax refund

    BISMARCK - North Dakota's Tax Department says eligible consumers have an extra day to request a refund for state taxes that were paid on gasoline and gasohol purchased in 2012.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: The Fargo Forum

Quotes

  1. "This sugar related products could be used to produce electricity, ethanol gasohol and fertilizers for faster economic development in the country" said Raila.
    on Jul 5, 2008 By: Raila Odinga Source: Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

  2. "This government has pushed very hard to promote the use of gasohol," or petroleum blended with ethanol, Kosit said. "We have a serious long-term plan for this alternative fuel to cut crude oil imports."
    on Nov 5, 2007 By: Kosit Panpiemras Source: Malaysia Star

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