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When I was a child I wanted to be a petrol pump attendant. I suppose you have all sorts of thoughts as a child and at the time I figured that it was a way to avoid doing anything like going on stage.
Saffron Burrows

Meaning of "petrol pump" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PETROL PUMP

petrol pump play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PETROL PUMP

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Petrol pump is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES PETROL PUMP MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of petrol pump in the English dictionary

The definition of petrol pump in the dictionary is a device at a filling station that is used to deliver petrol to the tank of a car and which displays the quantity, quality, and usually the cost of the petrol delivered.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PETROL PUMP

petrol
petrol bomb
petrol bomber
petrol can
petrol cap
petrol engine
petrol filler cap
petrol gauge
petrol rationing
petrol station
petrol tank
petrol tanker
petrol-driven
petrol.
petrolage
petrolatum
petroleous
petroleum
petroleum ether
petroleum jelly

WORDS THAT END LIKE PETROL PUMP

air-lift pump
air pump
beer pump
bicycle pump
breast pump
centrifugal pump
cycle pump
electromagnetic pump
filter pump
force pump
fuel pump
gas pump
heat pump
lift pump
parish pump
pump
rotary pump
stomach pump
suction pump
turbo pump
vacuum pump

Synonyms and antonyms of petrol pump in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «petrol pump» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PETROL PUMP

Find out the translation of petrol pump to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of petrol pump from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «petrol pump» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

加油泵
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

bomba de gasolina
570 millions of speakers

English

petrol pump
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

पेट्रोल पंप
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

مضخة البنزين
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

бензонасос
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

bomba de gasolina
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

পেট্রোল পাম্প
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Pompe à essence
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pam petrol
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Zapfsäule
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ガソリンポンプ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

가솔린 펌프
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Petrol pump
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

bơm xăng
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பெட்ரோல் பம்ப்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

पेट्रोल पंपा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

petrol pompası
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

pompa di benzina
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

pompa benzyna
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

бензонасос
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

pompă de benzină
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

αντλία βενζίνης
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

petrolpomp
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

bensinpump
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

bensinpumpe
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of petrol pump

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PETROL PUMP»

The term «petrol pump» is regularly used and occupies the 55.638 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PETROL PUMP» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about petrol pump

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QUOTES WITH «PETROL PUMP»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word petrol pump.
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Saffron Burrows
When I was a child I wanted to be a petrol pump attendant. I suppose you have all sorts of thoughts as a child and at the time I figured that it was a way to avoid doing anything like going on stage.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PETROL PUMP»

Discover the use of petrol pump in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to petrol pump and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Automotive Engines
It finally leaves the filter through the outlet pipe as clean petrol which then reaches the petrol pump. Dust and heavy particles remain as sediment in the bowl. The bowl, strainer and spring can be removed by unscrewing the screw provided ...
S Srinivasan, 2001
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Automotive Mechanics,2E
14.11 S.U. ELECTRIC PETROL PUMP So far, only the basic working principles of an electric petrol pump have been explained. One form of the electric petrol pump is the S.U. electric petrol pump, known after its manufacturer. Figure 14.9 ...
S. Srinivasan, 2003
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How to design a successful petrol station
In the new millennium, will the architecture & design of today's filling stations become as talked about as those landmarks of other ages -- the great power stations, the deco cinemas from the golden age of film or the warehouses of our ...
Marcello Minale, Minale, Tattersfield and Partners, 2000
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Petroleum Collectables
A Bowser hand-operated petrol pump converted for serving petrol after hours with the Brecknell Slot Automatic Petrol conversion. The instructions are: 'Do not use damaged coins. Before inserting 1/- handle must be turned back as far as ...
Mike Berry, 2004
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Journal of the American Society of Naval Engineers, Incorporated
Petrol Pump. — The design of the compound petrol pump is shown in the sectional drawing, Fig. 40, and also in the sectional perspective sketch, Fig. 41. The pump consists of two opposed cylinders, in which a reciprocating plunger works, the ...
American Society of Naval Engineers, 1918
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Naval Engineers Journal
Petrol Pump.-—The design of the compound petrol pump is shown in the sectional drawing, Fig. 40, and also in the sectional perspective sketch, Fig. 41. The pump consists of two opposed cylinders, in which a reciprocating plunger works, the ...
‎1918
7
Engineering MIS for Strategic Business Processes
Abbey Petrol Pump Pvt. Ltd. has a debit card system for its customers. The customers are supposed to buy the debit cards and then buy petroleum products against the debit card. The petrol pump has 30 Petrol-Filling-Machines (PFM's).
Gopal, 2009
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Journal of the American Society of Naval Engineers
Previous to this a sister ship had made port on a mixture of water, gasoline (petrol ), pump oil, cylinder oil and graphite, the use of said mixture causing several weeks' work. A reserve of 500 gallons in this case would surely have been a saving.
‎1916
9
Spare Parts Lists for the Mg Magnette
Part No. DESCRIPTION ä ë Ё Price Each C Ё', Ё: Е 4: s. dr A444- Petrol pump ( electric) Comin. Chassis No. lí20l6 1 _ _ 2 10 0 2701 Support bracket for petrol pump Comm. Chassis No. K2016 1 _ _ 1 0 2010 Petrol pipe (Petrolift to carburetter) ...
Anonym Anonym, 2009
10
Distribution and Consumption of Diesel Oil in Agriculture
A petrol pump gets diesel oil supplied from the nearest storage installation or depot against order for which advance payment has been made by a demand draft. Usually the order is executed within 24 hours. When there is no scarcity of diesel ...
Pratap Krishna Upadhyaya, 1985

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PETROL PUMP»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term petrol pump is used in the context of the following news items.
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Petrol pumps to remain shut for six hours in UP on Tuesday
... crude oil, remove the minimum rates for VAT, exempt petrol pump dealers from sales tax and end the benefits provided to private companies. «Business Today, Jul 15»
2
Shell lets PayPal customers pay for petrol on their phones
When they arrive at a Shell's outlet, the user chooses a petrol pump, scans the QR code on the pump using the app, and then chooses the ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 15»
3
From Petrol Subsidy to Fuel Sales Tax
But the official petrol pump price was N97/litre, which meant that petrol subsidy was N1/litre. In the first half of January 2015, crude oil price ... «AllAfrica.com, Jul 15»
4
Petrol pump dealers call off strike, authorities comply with demands
The all Haryana petrol pump dealers' association had announced an indefinite strike across the state starting from July 20 demanding a ... «Hindustan Times, Jul 15»
5
Shell reopens 77th petrol pump in India
Buoyed by diesel price deregulation, Royal Dutch/Shell has reopened its 77th petrol pump across the country and is looking to expand the ... «Business Standard, Jul 15»
6
Petrol pump dealers in Gurgaon to go on strike from today
Petrol pump dealers are set to go on an indefinite strike from Monday morning to protest the recent hike in value added tax (VAT) on diesel. «Hindustan Times, Jul 15»
7
5 caught adulterating diesel at petrol pump
Nagpur: A team of Kalamna police station booked five persons for allegedly adulterating diesel in the storage tank of Indian Oil petrol pump at ... «Times of India, Jul 15»
8
Youths who robbed petrol pump staffer arrested
"Yadav told them that they are out of stock and suggested that they fill up at the next petrol pump," said KD Katkar, senior inspector, Daighar ... «Times of India, Jul 15»
9
Luxembourg: Petrol pump prices plummet
Drivers of petrol vehicles can breath a sigh of relief from Friday, as the fuel drops in price following a rise just over a week ago. As of July 17 ... «Luxemburger Wort - English Edition, Jul 15»
10
Petrol pump dealers to go on indefinite strike in Haryana
The All Haryana Petrol Pump Dealers Association has announced an indefinite strike from July 20 against the nonfulfilment of their demands by ... «Hindustan Times, Jul 15»
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« EDUCALINGO. Petrol pump [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/petrol-pump>. Jan 2019 ».
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