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Argand burner

[ ahr-gand, -gahnd, -guhnd ]
/ ˈɑr gænd, -gɑnd, -gənd /
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noun

a type of oil or gas burner in which air is fed directly into the flame through a metal tube inside a cylindrical wick.

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Origin of Argand burner

1780–90; named after Aimé Argand (1750–1803), Swiss scientist
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