Definition of synfuel in English:

synfuel

noun

  • Fuel made from coal, corn, etc., as a substitute for a petroleum product.

    • ‘As an example, synfuels released nearly twice as much carbon into the atmosphere as conventional fuels.’
    • ‘Companies say that synfuels could become an important energy source sooner if the U.S. government lends a hand.’
    • ‘The removal of the nonhydrocarbons from the synfuel enhances its eventual use as a fuel, e.g., a jet fuel.’

Pronunciation:

synfuel

/ˈsinˌfyo͞oəl/