What is another word for natural gas?

Pronunciation: [nˈat͡ʃəɹə͡l ɡˈas] (IPA)

Natural gas is a fossil fuel that is widely used around the world for heating, cooking, and electricity generation. The term 'natural gas' refers to methane, which is the primary component of the gas. There are many other words and phrases that can be used as synonyms for natural gas, including fuel gas, fossil gas, methane gas, pipeline gas, and hydrocarbon gas. Other variations include shale gas, which is extracted from shale formations using hydraulic fracturing techniques, and biogas, which is produced from organic matter such as animal waste, food waste, and agricultural residue. Despite its many synonyms, natural gas remains a valuable resource for modern society, providing a reliable and cost-effective source of energy for millions of people worldwide.

What are the hypernyms for Natural gas?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    fossil fuel, energy source, combustible gas, hydrocarbon gas.

What are the hyponyms for Natural gas?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for natural gas (as nouns)

    • substance
      fossil fuel.

What are the meronyms for Natural gas?

Meronyms are words that refer to a part of something, where the whole is denoted by another word.
  • meronyms for natural gas (as nouns)

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