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fossil fuel  Deaths caused by fossil fuel emissions  Deaths caused by fossil fuels  Deaths from fossil fuel emissions  Diseases caused by fossil fuels
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Fuel consisting of the remains of organisms preserved in rocks in the earth's crust with high carbon and hydrogen content WordNet 3.0
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Fuel consisting of the remains of organisms preserved in rocks in the earth's crust with high carbon and hydrogen content WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
A fossil fuel is a hydrocarbon-containing material formed naturally in the earth's crust from the remains of dead plants and animals that is extracted and burned as a fuel. Wikipedia
Fuel formed by natural processes such as anaerobic decomposition of buried dead organisms Wikidata
The energy-containing materials which were converted over many thousands of years from their original form of trees, plants and other organisms after being buried in the ground. OmegaWiki
Any fuel derived from hydrocarbon deposits such as coal, petroleum, natural gas and, to some extent, peat; these fuels are non-renewable, and their burning generates the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide. Wiktionary