Definition of Gas jet

1. Noun. Burner such that combustible gas issues from a nozzle to form a steady flame.

Exact synonyms: Gas Burner
Specialized synonyms: Bunsen, Bunsen Burner, Etna, Gas Ring, Pilot, Pilot Burner, Pilot Light
Generic synonyms: Burner
Terms within: Nose, Nozzle



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gas Jet

gas gauges
gas generator
gas giant
gas giants
gas gun
gas guzzler
gas guzzlers
gas heat
gas heater
gas helmet
gas holder
gas hydrate
gas hydrates
gas jar
gas jars
gas jet (current term)
gas lamp
gas line
gas main
gas mains
gas mantle
gas mantles
gas mark
gas marks
gas maser
gas mask
gas masks
gas mechanics
gas meter
gas mileage

Literary usage of Gas jet

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Nature by Norman Lockyer, Nature Publishing Group (1875)
"... influence of the sound upon the gas-jet, rather than to its effect upon the current of air passing through the conical cap of gauze that surrounds it. ..."

2. A Dictionary of Electrical Words, Terms and Phrases by Edwin James Houston (1903)
"Instruments in which the candle-power of a gas-jet is determined by measuring the height at which the jet burns when under unit conditions of volume and ..."

3. Judicial and Statutory Definitions of Words and Phrases by West Publishing Company (1904)
"gasoline, either resulting from accidental Ore gradually coming in contact with coal oil or gasoline, or from an innocent fire, such as a gas jet, ..."

4. English Mechanic and World of Science: With which are Incorporated "the (1893)
"In working the mixed-gas jet it will frequently be found that a slight turn of ... Beginners should remember that an The management of this mixed-gas jet if ..."

5. Cassier's Magazine edited by [Anonymus AC02877163] (1910)
"Five cubic feet of gas per hour may be burned in an ordinary open gas jet; it will not heat any room very satisfactorily, because nearly all the heat is ..."

6. Nature by Norman Lockyer, Nature Publishing Group (1875)
"... influence of the sound upon the gas-jet, rather than to its effect upon the current of air passing through the conical cap of gauze that surrounds it. ..."

7. A Dictionary of Electrical Words, Terms and Phrases by Edwin James Houston (1903)
"Instruments in which the candle-power of a gas-jet is determined by measuring the height at which the jet burns when under unit conditions of volume and ..."

8. Judicial and Statutory Definitions of Words and Phrases by West Publishing Company (1904)
"gasoline, either resulting from accidental Ore gradually coming in contact with coal oil or gasoline, or from an innocent fire, such as a gas jet, ..."

9. English Mechanic and World of Science: With which are Incorporated "the (1893)
"In working the mixed-gas jet it will frequently be found that a slight turn of ... Beginners should remember that an The management of this mixed-gas jet if ..."

10. Cassier's Magazine edited by [Anonymus AC02877163] (1910)
"Five cubic feet of gas per hour may be burned in an ordinary open gas jet; it will not heat any room very satisfactorily, because nearly all the heat is ..."

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