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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.

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Origin of gas burner

First recorded in 1805–15
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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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