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gastight

[gas-tahyt]
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  1. not penetrable by a gas.
  2. not admitting a given gas under a given pressure.

Origin of gastight

First recorded in 1825–35; gas + tight
Related formsgas·tight·ness, noun
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gastight

adjective
  1. not allowing gas to enter or escape
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