the tip, jet, or nozzle from which gas issues, as on a stove.
a stove or the like that burns gas as a fuel.
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How to use gas burner in a sentence
I’m sure that didn’t count the vagrant who ran out the back door and left the gas burners he had been using for heat on or the construction workers who left their burger wrappings and half consumed shakes in the bedroom.
His project was the development of an efficient hybrid gas burner.For teens, big problems may lead to meaningful research | Carolyn Wilke | July 28, 2020 | Science News For Students
So that, light for light, acetylene fouls the air less than any ordinary illuminant excepting the Welsbach gas burner.
In the middle of the ceiling was a single gas-burner with a big reflector over it.Masterpieces of Mystery In Four Volumes | Various
It is then carefully removed and heated over a gas burner until the resin adheres firmly to the plate.The Building of a Book | Various
With this form a special gas burner is required, with separate supply of gas to a pilot jet at the side.The Elements of Bacteriological Technique | John William Henry Eyre
Lilian kissed her, threw a light shawl over her shoulders, then lighted the gas burner and set on the kettle.The Girls at Mount Morris | Amanda Minnie Douglas
British Dictionary definitions for gas burner
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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