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A major pipeline conveying gas to smaller pipes for distribution to consumers.
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(General Engineering) a large pipeline in which gas is carried for distribution through smaller pipes to consumers
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|Noun||1.||gas main - a main that distributes gas|
gas system - facility (plant and equipment) for providing natural-gas service
main - a principal pipe in a system that distributes water or gas or electricity or that collects sewage
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