gas main


gas main
The conduit through which natural gas is conveyed to users.

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  • gas main — noun a main that distributes gas • Hypernyms: ↑main • Part Holonyms: ↑gas system * * * a large pipe for conducting and distributing gas to lesser pipes or ducts, esp. such a pipe carrying and distributing household gas beneath the streets of a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • gas main — a large pipe for conducting and distributing gas to lesser pipes or ducts, esp. such a pipe carrying and distributing household gas beneath the streets of a town or city. [1810 20] * * * …   Universalium

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  • gas main — primary pipe conveying gas …   English contemporary dictionary

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