gas jet


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gas jet

n.
2. The flame of a gas burner.

gas′ jet`


n.
2. a flame of illuminating gas.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gas jet - burner such that combustible gas issues from a nozzle to form a steady flamegas jet - 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
nozzle, nose - a projecting spout from which a fluid is discharged
pilot burner, pilot light, pilot - small auxiliary gas burner that provides a flame to ignite a larger gas burner
Translations

gas jet

nbecco a gas
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The gas jet threw its full light on the bloodless, sunken face under the black hat and on the white cravat, brilliant against the beaver of the coat.
He closed the door and took a swift glance around the room by the light of a flickering gas jet.
The last time they had had a big basket with them and all their Christmas marketing to do--a roast of pork and a cabbage and some rye bread, and a pair of mittens for Ona, and a rubber doll that squeaked, and a little green cornucopia full of candy to be hung from the gas jet and gazed at by half a dozen pairs of longing eyes.
A sickly gas jet cast a sad pallor upon the black face of the sentry.
that it will propel a street car better than a gas jet and give more
They had stopped under the vacillating light of a gas jet and appeared to be both bending over a paper held by Mademoiselle Stangerson, reading something which deeply interested them.
The orchestra plunged into dance music and the laces of the dancer fluttered and flew in the glare of gas jets.
We moved along the sinuous gravel walks, with the great concourse of girls and young men, and suddenly a domed and filigreed white temple, starred over and over and over again with brilliant gas jets, burst upon us like a fallen sun.
And the two gas jets inside the panes were always turned low, either for economy's sake or for the sake of the customers.
It was getting dark; that is to say, a few gas jets were kindled in this place which was never light, by way of compliment to the evening, which had set in outside.
The collaboration between Invetech and Vaxxas resulted in development of an instrument that enables controlled coating of the micro-projections with drug compounds followed by specific drying protocols based on use of a unique gas jet technology.
The typical gas velocity used to calculate muzzle blast and its addition to recoil, plugs in 4,000 to 5,000 fps for the gas jet.