Argand burner

[ ahr-gand, -gahnd, -guhnd ]

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

Origin of Argand burner

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

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