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gasman

(ˈɡæsˌmæn)
n, pl -men
a man employed to read household gas meters, supervise gas fittings, etc

gas•man

(ˈgæsˌmæn)

n., pl. -men.
1. a person who reads gas meters to determine what charge is to be billed.
[1815–25]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gasman - someone employed by a gas company
employee - a worker who is hired to perform a job
Translations

gasman

[ˈgæsmæn] N (gasmen (pl)) (gen) → empleado m del gas; (= gas fitter) → fontanero m (especializado en lo relacionado con el gas)

gasman

[ˈgæsmæn] n (British)employé m du gazgas mask nmasque m à gazgas meter ncompteur m à gazgas mileage n (US)consommation f d'essence

gasman

[ˈgæsˌmæn] n (-men (pl)) (fam) the gasmanl'uomo del gas
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