bottled gas


Definition of bottled gas

: gas under pressure in portable cylinders

Examples of bottled gas in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Many homes in Cuba depend on bottled gas because they are not connected to municipal gas lines. Washington Post, 14 Jan. 2020

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First Known Use of bottled gas

1825, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of bottled gas was in 1825

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“Bottled gas.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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