gas burner


noun

the tip, jet, or nozzle from which gas issues, as on a stove.
a stove or the like that burns gas as a fuel.

Nearby words

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  3. gas bacillus,
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  6. gas chamber,
  7. gas chromatograph,
  8. gas chromatography,
  9. gas coal,
  10. gas dynamics

Origin of gas burner

First recorded in 1805–15

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British Dictionary definitions for gas burner

gas burner

noun

Also called: gas jet a jet or nozzle from which a combustible gas issues in order to form a stable flame
an assembly of such jets or nozzles, used esp in cooking
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