gas ring

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Examples from the Web for gas ring

Historical Examples of gas ring

  • She went into the kitchen, filled the tin kettle, and set it on the gas-ring.

    The Story of Louie

    Oliver Onions

  • The gas-ring was on the landing just outside the bedroom door.

    The War-Workers

    E.M. Delafield

  • She dashed out of the room, as a hissing sound betrayed that her kettle had overboiled on to the gas-ring, as it invariably did.

    The War-Workers

    E.M. Delafield

  • After reflection, she filled it from the jug, and decided that she must go to the bathroom where the gas-ring was.

    The War-Workers

    E.M. Delafield

  • Kate said, having made the tea and turned out the gas-ring, 'We're all late this morning.