gas bottle

gas bottle
Common term for a gas cylinder

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  • bottle — bottle1 [bät′ l] n. [ME botel < MFr botele < OFr < ML butticula, dim. of LL buttis, a cask] 1. a container, esp. for liquids, made of glass, plastic, etc. and having a relatively narrow neck 2. the amount that a bottle holds 3. milk from …   English World dictionary

  • bottle gas — or bottled gas noun Liquefied butane or propane gas in containers for use in lighting, cooking, heating, etc • • • Main Entry: ↑bottle …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bottle conditioning — Bottle conditioned beers are either unfiltered so the final conditioning of the beer takes place in the bottle, or filtered and then reseeded with yeast so that an additional fermentation may take place. Not all bottle conditioned beers will… …   Wikipedia

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  • bottle — n. & v. n. 1 a container, usu. of glass or plastic and with a narrow neck, for storing liquid. 2 the amount that will fill a bottle. 3 a baby s feeding bottle. 4 = hot water bottle. 5 a metal cylinder for liquefied gas. 6 Brit. sl. courage,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gas lighting — For other uses, see Gaslight (disambiguation). Gas lighting is production of artificial light from combustion of a gaseous fuel, including hydrogen, methane, carbon monoxide, propane, butane, acetylene, ethylene, or natural gas. Before… …   Wikipedia

  • bottle — noun 1》 a container with a narrow neck, used for storing liquids.     ↘(the bottle) informal used in reference to the heavy drinking of alcohol: more women are taking to the bottle.     ↘a baby s feeding bottle.     ↘a large metal cylinder… …   English new terms dictionary

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