gas log


Definition of gas log

: a hollow perforated imitation log used as a gas burner in a fireplace

Examples of gas log in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The spacious family room offers wood flooring, a wall of windows for panoramic views, a cathedral wood beamed ceiling with two chandeliers, electric shades and a woodburning fireplace with gas logs. Dallas News, 16 May 2020 Free-standing gas logs can be placed in most fireplaces in place of wood and provide a warmth and beauty of their own. The Editors, Field & Stream, 20 Nov. 2019 One main consideration when choosing a gas log set is the width, as some fireplaces are narrower than others. The Editors, Field & Stream, 20 Nov. 2019 Other highlights include a first-floor master suite and gas log fireplace. Emilia Benton, Houston Chronicle, 14 July 2019

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First Known Use of gas log

1871, in the meaning defined above

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“Gas log.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Jun. 2021.

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