Definition of gaseous in English:

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gaseous

Pronunciation: /ˈɡasɪəs/
Pronunciation: /ˈɡeɪsɪəs/

adjective

Relating to or having the characteristics of a gas: gaseous emissions from motor vehicles gaseous oxygen
More example sentences
  • The particles referred to can be molecules or ions and the fluid can be either gaseous or liquid.
  • The gaseous oxygen vent hood keeps gaseous oxygen from building up there.
  • There are two normal methods: gaseous diffusion and gas centrifuge.

Derivatives

gaseousness

noun
Example sentences
  • Gas loses gaseousness at 0 K; so, there is an expectation of ‘no gas’ state at 0 K.
  • Both the gaseousness of the companion galaxy and how recently the event took place are unusual, said the astronomers.

Words that rhyme with gaseous

Cassius

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