Main definitions of autogas in English

: autogas1autogas2

autogas1

noun

US
  • Petrol, especially as contrasted with aviation fuel.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in The Lima News. From auto + gas.

Pronunciation

autogas

/ˈɔːtə(ʊ)ɡas/

Main definitions of autogas in English

: autogas1autogas2

autogas2

noun

  • 1US
    US. Exhaust gas and fumes from a car engine.

  • 2A mixture of gaseous hydrocarbons in the liquid state, typically used as a car fuel; liquefied petroleum gas.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Alaska Citizen (Fairbanks). From auto + gas.

Pronunciation

autogas

/ˈɔːtə(ʊ)ɡas/