- gas burner(def 1).
- a flame of illuminating gas.
Origin of gas jet
First recorded in 1830–40
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Examples from the Web for gas jet
Claudia laughed quietly to herself, and rustled towards the gas-jet.Despair's Last Journey
David Christie Murray
He held the paper so that the heat from the gas-jet warmed it.The Grell Mystery
Jumping up on a table, he fixed it to the top of the reflector over the gas-jet.The Silent Bullet
Arthur B. Reeve
She lighted the gas-jet by the fireplace, and held the paper in her hand.The Golden House
Charles Dudley Warner
There was a movement toward the gas-jet; but Bertha Haughton checked it decidedly.Peggy
Laura E. Richards