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Diesel may refer to:

  • Diesel engine, an internal combustion engine where ignition is caused by compression
  • Diesel fuel, a liquid fuel used in diesel engines
  • Diesel locomotive, a railway locomotive in which the prime mover is a diesel engine

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  • Rudolf Diesel (1858–1913), German engineer and inventor of the diesel engine
  • Nathanael Diesel (1692–1745), Danish composer, violinist and lutenist
  • Vin Diesel (Mark Sinclair, born 1967), American actor, producer and director

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