Definition of carburant in English:

carburant

noun

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  • A liquid or vaporized hydrocarbon which is either mixed with air for burning as a fuel or added to a fuel–air mixture in order to enrich it, especially in an internal-combustion engine.

Origin

Early 20th century. From carbur- + -ant, perhaps after French carburant.

Pronunciation

carburant

/ˈkɑːbjʊrənt//ˈkɑːbjʊr(ə)nt/