gas oil

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n gas oil an oil formed through distillation of petroleum of intermediate boiling range and viscosity
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Usage

In literature:

And the pump stations for water and gas and fuel oil.
"Day of the Moron" by Henry Beam Piper
I worked in piping oil, gas, water, and I worked with mechanics who didn't mind a colored man learning.
"Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves" by Work Projects Administration
I have been around these oil and gas fields in autos and by teams.
"Evening Round Up" by William Crosbie Hunter
Oil tempering tank, gas- or oil-heated.
"The Working of Steel" by Fred H. Colvin
At the same moment the air was filled with the rank odor of oil and gas.
"The Moving Picture Girls at Rocky Ranch" by Laura Lee Hope
Seventeen hundred oil and gas wells.
"Gigolo" by Edna Ferber
Last night the city was in darkness except for gas, oil lamps, and candles.
"The True Story of Our National Calamity of Flood, Fire and Tornado" by Logan Marshall
A final check was made of gas, oil, and the positions of the wirecutters.
"Greener Than You Think" by Ward Moore
Whale oil, crude turpentine, kerosene, and gas have been used each in turn for illuminants; what is the advantage of each over the preceding?
"Commercial Geography" by Jacques W. Redway
That is light; gas and oil merely give off illuminated stench.
"The Goose Man" by Jacob Wassermann
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In news:

Simonton honored as Oil and Gas Man of the Year.
SISTERSVILLE — Much has changed in the 51 years John Simonton has worked in the oil and gas industry.
Health department won't enforce all oil and gas well clean-air rules.
Colorado health authorities will not fully enforce new EPA rules designed to protect people from air pollution at oil and gas facilities.
Improving Oil and Gas Well Safety.
US oil, gas well completions head in separate directions.
On Wednesday, the Interior Department finally terminated a program few people had ever heard of: the royalty-in-kind (RIK) system, which allowed oil and gas companies to drill in public lands and pay the government in oil, rather than cash.
Dana Gas and Crescent Petroleum expect that the recent multi-million-dollar oil payment by Baghdad to the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) means they will get paid for gas they have supplied to the region, the companies said on Sunday.
Landmen manage a oil company's relations with landowners and secure oil and gas leases.
Timur Kulibayev, former first vice-president of state oil company KazMunaiGaz (KMG) has been chairman of oil, gas, and energy association KazEnergy since it was founded in 2005.
The pirates stole 3,000 tons of gas oil, one official says.
In the Greater Burgan Oil Field in Kuwait, burning oil wells noisily spew noxious 40-foot-high geysers of oil and gas into the air.
We have had raises on our taxes, gas, oil, electricity, water, food and TV.
Richfield Oil & Gas, a fledgling publicly held oil and gas exploration and production company based in Salt Lake City, said it has effected a 1 for 10 reverse stock split .
The Alaska Oil & Gas Conservation Commission has issued final approvals for Miller Energy Resources Inc, Knoxville, Tenn. To operate on the Osprey platform in Alaska's Cook Inlet, where it will rework five formerly producing oil wells.
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In science:

This type of behavior could be relevant to describe the properties of oil or gas inside porous rocks in oil reservoirs, when the rock has a layered structure .
Percolation in random environment
From a different perspective, especially challenging multi-component mixtures are used in geology and in oil and natural gas recovery models , , .
Effects of permeability and viscosity in linear polymeric gels
There are ma jor internal flows, with heat addition (water, oil, and brake cooling), an air intake, hot gas injection, and a large open cavity (the cockpit).
Explanation and discovery in aerodynamics
MacMillan, F. (2000) “Risk, Uncertainty and Investment Decision-Making in the Upstream Oil and Gas Industry”, Ph.D.
The Importance and Criticality of Spreadsheets in the City of London
These types of plants are generally used to cover the so-called base load, whereas oil-, gas-fired and hydro-storage plants are used to meet peak demand.
Black swans or dragon kings? A simple test for deviations from the power law
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