gasolene gasolene

Definition(s):

  • (n) a volatile flammable mixture of hydrocarbons (hexane and heptane and octane etc.) derived from petroleum; used mainly as a fuel in internal-combustion engines

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  1. "The Opposition ...... would vigorously oppose any increase in the tax on gasolene which cannot be justified, especially at a time when gas prices are already at an all-time high," Opposition Leader Bruce Golding told Jamaica Labour Party (JLP)...
    on Mar 2, 2006 By: Bruce Golding Source: Jamaica Gleaner

  2. "I could not, but with hypocrisy, oppose what would be a logical tax. There can't be a situation where a country which imports every single gallon of gasolene would have a price almost equivalent to every major oil producer," Davies said.
    on Apr 23, 2010 By: Omar Davies Source: Jamaica Gleaner

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