What is crude?

  • (adj): Conspicuously and tastelessly indecent.
    Example: "A crude joke"; "crude behavior"
    Synonyms: coarse, earthy, gross, vulgar
    See also — Additional definitions below


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Sapphire Energy - Products
... It has produced "green" gasoline from a synthetic crude oil made from algae ... The algae yield a crude oil replacement that is literally green, and according to the company, the "green crude" meets fuel quality standards and is completely compatible with the existing petroleum ... Gasoline produced from the green crude achieved a 91 octane rating while meeting fuel quality standards ...
... Crude can refer to Petroleum in its unprocessed form ("crude oil"), including Brent crude oil Heavy crude oil Light crude oil Sweet crude oil Pennsylvania Grade Crude Oil, a type of sweet crude Synthetic crude ...
List Of Crude Oil Products - Sources
... Energy Information Administration World Crude Oil Prices BP Crude Grades Intertek Crude Oil Grades and Types MeGlobalOil Carriage of Heavy Grade Oil Statoil.com Crude oil assays EnergyIntel.com The Crude Oils and ...
List Of Crude Oil Products - Benchmarks
... The three most quoted oil products are North America's West Texas Intermediate crude (WTI), North Sea Brent Crude, and the UAE Dubai Crude, and their ... Brent Crude is typically priced at about $2 dollars over the WTI Spot price, which is typically priced $5 to $6 dollars above the EIA's Imported Refiner Acquisition Cost ... Although crude oil assays evaluate various chemical properties of the oil, the two most important properties determining a crude's value are its density (measured as API specific gravity) and its sulphur content (measure ...
Tapis Crude
... Tapis crude is a Malaysian crude oil used as a pricing benchmark in Singapore ... While it is not traded on a market like Brent Crude or West Texas Intermediate, it is often used as an oil marker for Asia and Australia ... The price of Tapis in Singapore is commonly considerably higher than the price of crude oil commonly referred to in the market commentary heard on radio or television ...

More definitions of "crude":

  • (adj): Belonging to an early stage of technical development; characterized by simplicity and (often) crudeness.
    Example: "The crude weapons and rude agricultural implements of early man"
    Synonyms: primitive, rude
  • (adj): Devoid of any qualifications or disguise or adornment.
    Example: "The crude facts"
    Synonyms: blunt, stark
  • (adj): Not processed or subjected to analysis.
    Example: "Only the crude vital statistics"
    Synonyms: raw
  • (adj): Not carefully or expertly made.
    Example: "Managed to make a crude splint"; "a crude cabin of logs with bark still on them"
    Synonyms: rough

Famous quotes containing the word crude:

    A refined soul is distressed to know that someone owes it thanks; a crude soul, to know that it owes someone thanks.
    Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900)

    Of course you will pooh-pooh whatever’s fresh and new, and declare
    it’s crude and mean;
    Sir William Schwenck Gilbert (1836–1911)