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bottled gas

gas stored in portable cylinders under pressure.
Origin of bottled gas
1925-30 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Examples from the web for bottled gas
  • Use barbecues or bottled gas cook stoves in the rural outdoor setting.
  • Stoves using bottled gas can usually be operated before and after a cyclone.
  • Cooking is typically done on stoves by burning garbage or buying bottled gas, which has to be replaced every few weeks.
  • Shut off all utilities if possible, including bottled gas.
  • bottled gas cylinders must be chained in the upright position.
British Dictionary definitions for bottled gas

bottled gas

butane or propane gas liquefied under pressure in portable containers and used in camping stoves, blowtorches, etc
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