gas meter

noun
  1. an apparatus for measuring and recording the amount of gas produced or consumed, especially such an apparatus metering the amount of household gas piped into a dwelling.

Origin of gas meter

First recorded in 1805–15
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gas meter

noun
  1. an apparatus for measuring and recording the amount of gas passed through it
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