naphtha

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naphtha englannista suomeksi

  1. nafta

  1. Substantiivi

  2. nafta

  3. öljyjae, jae

naphtha englanniksi

  1. Naturally occurring liquid petroleum.

  2. Any of a wide variety of aliphatic or aromatic liquid hydrocarbon mixtures distilled from petroleum or tar, especially as used in solvents or petrol.

  3. (RQ:Maxwell Mirror and the Lamp) It was nearly eleven o'clock now, and he strolled out again. In the little fair created by the costers' barrows the evening only seemed beginning; and the naphtha flares made one's eyes ache, the men's voices grated harshly, and the girls' faces saddened one.

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  5. 1995, Philip Pullman, ''Northern Lights'':

  6. The Common Room and the Library were lit by anbaric light, but the Scholars preferred the older, softer naphtha lamps in the Retiring Room.
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