gas meter

an apparatus for measuring and recording the amount of gas produced or consumed, especially such an apparatus metering the amount of household gas piped into a dwelling.

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World English Dictionary
gas meter
an apparatus for measuring and recording the amount of gas passed through it

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Encyclopedia Britannica

gas meter

device for measuring the quantity or rate of flow of a gas. Types of gas meters (by operating principles) include displacement, velocity, head, thermal, acoustic, and tracer.

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But the government has big plans for the humble electricity and gas meter.
Know where your gas meter is before an emergency occurs.
They pointed out a private gas meter separating the gas use for two of the units.
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