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gaseous

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adjective gas·eous \ˈga-sē-əs, ˈga-shəs\

Simple Definition of gaseous

  • : having the form of gas

Full Definition of gaseous

  1. 1 :  having the form of or being gas; also :  of or relating to gases

  2. 2 a :  lacking substance or solidity b :  gassy 3 <trick phrases and gaseous circumlocutions — Edwin Newman>

gas·eous·ness noun

Examples of gaseous

  1. a substance changing from a liquid to a gaseous state

  2. <a pompous professor known for his gaseous lectures that often put students to sleep>



1799

First Known Use of gaseous

1799


GASEOUS Defined for Kids

gaseous

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adjective gas·eous \ˈga-sē-əs, ˈga-shəs\

Definition of gaseous

  1. 1 :  having the form of gas <The substance changed from a liquid to a gaseous state.>

  2. 2 :  of or relating to gas <gaseous odors>




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gaseous

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adjective gas·eous \ˈgas-ē-əs, ˈgash-əs\

Medical Definition of gaseous

  1. :  having the form of or being gas; also :  of or relating to gases





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