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, "Cuba warns citizens to prepare for cooking-gas shortages," 14 Jan. 2020

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First Known Use of bottled gas

1825, in the meaning defined above

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“Bottled gas.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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