degas

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verb de·gas \(ˌ)dē-ˈgas\

Definition of degas

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to remove gas from degas an electron tube

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First Known Use of degas

1928


Degas

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biographical name De·gas \də-ˈgä\

Definition of Degas

  1. (Hilaire-Germain-) Edgar 1834–1917 French artist

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