Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
NL., fr. L. petra, a rock + oleum, oil: cf. F. pétrole,. Cf. Petrify, and Oil
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. petra, rock, oleum, oil.
Large sums were expended in this vicinity in boring for petroleum; but none of any account was found.
"Asiatic Breezes" by Oliver Optic
Iraq will continue increasing domestic prices for refined petroleum products and sell imported fuel at market prices.
"The Iraq Study Group Report" by United States Institute for Peace
Coal beds, petroleum basins, the works.
"Citadel" by Algirdas Jonas Budrys
In addition we had ten petroleum cans full of water; all told, a supply for four days.
"New York Times Current History; The European War, Vol 2, No. 4, July, 1915" by Various
Petroleum exists, no doubt, and is an important addition to our national wealth.
"The Humbugs of the World" by P. T. Barnum
Petroleum or kerosene is a good remedy.
"The Home Medical Library, Volume I (of VI)" by Various
Scarcely does a human footstep come to rouse the petroleum-sluggish echoes.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 147, October 14, 1914" by Various
In the development of petroleum Mr. Bissell was a leading pioneer; perhaps he justly deserves the pre-eminence in this great work.
"The History of Dartmouth College" by Baxter Perry Smith
I may mention that the petroleum industry is growing in Japan.
"The Empire of the East" by H. B. Montgomery
Petroleum is also highly localized.
"The Next Step" by Scott Nearing
Sea Foam continues to manufacture its additives using the same petroleum based formula developed by the company's founder, Fred Fandrei back in the 1930's.
Model AFC-653 mobile filter cart has its own 24-V power supply that allows conditioning and transferring of petroleum.
Sentry Petroleum Ltd, Denver, said that Charles Barker has joined the company as vice-president for unconventional resources.
Fueling & Petroleum Handling Equipment.
The American Petroleum Institute and the Renewable Fuels Association spar over E15's impact on vehicle engines.
Delta BioRenewables uses sweet sorghum to squeeze out petroleum alternative in Memphis.
Laredo Petroleum Majority Stakeholder to Offer 12.5 Million Shares.
Impacts of the Proposed Integrity Testing Requirements for Underground Petroleum Storage Tank System Double-walled Piping.
This issue was launched in the Egypt Section monthly meeting and later distributed to major petroleum companies and campuses.
International Energy Agency Executive Director Maria van der Hoeven said she sees no reason for a release from the US Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR).
The other 30% of Somon Oil is owned by DWM Petroleum AG, a subsidiary of Manas Petroleum Corp.
Emco Wheaton, in collaboration with Hi-G- Tek of Maryland USA has reached agreement to supply a range of wireless RFID sealed delivery solutions for petroleum tanker trucks and transports.
Increases energy independence by alleviating the need for petroleum-based toner .
Construction of a British Petroleum station and convenience market off Harvey Road may have killed an earmarked project involving McFee Road.
Max Waggoner and Joann King were married Oct 11, 1952, in Enid, Okla. Max is retired from Champlin Petroleum and Joann worked for Enid Public Schools and Enid State School before retiring.
This research is supported in part by a grant from the Egyptian National Telecommunication Regularity Authority (NTRA) and in part by a grant from British Petroleum.
Randomization for Security in Half-Duplex Two-Way Gaussian Channels
Acknowledgements: Acknowledgement is made to the donors of the American Chemical Society Petroleum Research Fund (grant PRF #47624−G6) for partial support of this research (VB).
Efficient pseudo-random number generators for biomolecular simulations on graphics processors
He also thanks the University of Glasgow for the hospitality and the Deanship of Scientiﬁc Research (DSR) at King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals (KFUPM) for the ﬁnancial support.
A Dual Zariski Topology for Modules
Col lege of Mathematics and Computational Science, China University of Petroleum, Dongying, 257061, China. bState Key Laboratory of Information Security (Graduate University of Chinese Academy of Sciences), Beijing, China.
Linear Complexity of Ding-Helleseth Generalized Cyclotomic Binary Sequences of Any Order
Proc. 4-th World Petroleum Congress, Rome, 1955. — P. 579-586. 3. Geertsma J., de Klerk F. A rapid method of predicting width and extent of hydraulically induced fractures // J.
PKN problem for non-Newtonian fluid