Definitions for fuel line

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fuel line, gas line, petrol line(noun)

    a pipe that carries gasoline from a tank to a gasoline engine

    "the car wouldn't start because dirt clogged the gas line"


  1. Fuel line

    A fuel line is a hose used to bring fuel from one point in a vehicle to another or from a storage tank to a vehicle. It is commonly made of reinforced rubber to prevent splitting and kinking. The United States Environmental Protection Agency defines a fuel line as "all hoses or tubing designed to contain liquid fuel or fuel vapor. This includes all hoses or tubing for the filler neck, for connections between dual fuel tanks, and for connecting a carbon canister to the fuel tank. This does not include hoses or tubing for routing crankcase vapors to the engine's intake or any other hoses or tubing that are open to the atmosphere."

Editors Contribution

  1. fuel line

    Is a hose used to bring fuel from one point in an aircraft, bus, motorbike, spacecraft, train or vehicle to another point or from a storage tank to an aircraft, bus, motorbike, train, spacecraft or vehicle.

    Fuel lines are common in most forms of transport and are created and used in different ways.

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