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gas meter

n.
A device that measures and records the cumulative amount of gas used as a utility for heat, cooking, or illumination.

gas meter

n
(Chemistry) an apparatus for measuring and recording the amount of gas passed through it

gas′ me`ter


n.
an apparatus for measuring and recording the amount of gas produced or consumed.
[1805–15]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gas meter - a meter for measuring the amount of gas flowing through a particular pipegas meter - a meter for measuring the amount of gas flowing through a particular pipe
meter - any of various measuring instruments for measuring a quantity
Translations
عَدّاد غاز
plynoměr
gasmåler
gázóra
gasmælir
plynomer
gaz sayacı

gas meter

ncontatore m del gas

gas

(gӕs) noun
1. a substance like air. Oxygen is a gas.
2. any gas which is used for heating, cooking etc.
3. a gas which is used by dentists as an anaesthetic.
4. a poisonous or irritating gas used in war etc. The police used tear gas to control the riot.
verbpast tense, past participle gassed
to poison or kill (a person or animal) with gas. He was gassed during World War I.
gaseous (ˈgӕsiəs) adjective
of or like (a) gas. a gaseous substance.
ˈgassy adjective
full of gas. gassy lemonade.
ˈgassiness noun
gas chamber
a room in which people are killed by means of gas. Many people were sent to the gas chamber in World War II.
gas mask
something which is used to cover the face to prevent a person breathing poisonous gas.
gas meter
an instrument which measures the amount of gas which is used.
gasoline, gasolene (ˈgӕsəliːn) noun
(American. also gas) petrol.
gas station
(American) a petrol station.
ˈgasworks noun singular
a place where gas is made. The gasworks is rather an ugly building.
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