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A nozzle or jet on a fitting through which combustible gas is released to burn. Also called gas jet.
1. (Chemistry) Also called: gas jet a jet or nozzle from which a combustible gas issues in order to form a stable flame
2. (Cookery) an assembly of such jets or nozzles, used esp in cooking
1. the tip, jet, or nozzle from which gas issues, as on a stove.
2. a stove or the like that burns gas as a fuel.
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|Noun||1.||gas burner - burner such that combustible gas issues from a nozzle to form a steady flame|
bunsen burner, etna, bunsen - a gas burner used in laboratories; has an air valve to regulate the mixture of gas and air
burner - an apparatus for burning fuel (or refuse); "a diesel engine is an oil burner"
gas ring - gas burner consisting of a circular metal pipe with several small holes through which gas can escape to be burned