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fossil fuels
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Definition
Oil, natural gas, and coal. Fossil fuels were made in nature from ancient plants and animals, and today we burn them to make energy.
Definition Source
US Environmental protection Agency
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/105519.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/105519
Used For
fossil energy resources
fossil oils
Broader Term
fuels
mineral resources
Narrower Term
coal
natural gas
oil shale
petroleum
Related Term
flue gas desulfurization
peat
Spanish
combustibles fósiles
Term Number
105519