Definition of oil gas in English:

oil gas


mass noun
  • A gaseous mixture derived from mineral oils by destructive distillation.

    • ‘Benzene was first identified in compressed oil gas by Michael Faraday in 1825.’
    • ‘A zero rate is proposed for natural gas and liquefied oil gas used for such purposes.’
    • ‘Benzene was first discovered by Michael Faraday in 1825 from the liquid condensed by compressing oil gas.’