Definición de gasometer en inglés:

gasometer

Saltos de línea: gas|om¦eter
Pronunciación: /ɡaˈsɒmɪtə
 
/

sustantivo

A large metal tank, typically cylindrical, in which gas for use as fuel is stored before being distributed through pipes to consumers.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The expired gas was measured in a wet gasometer.
  • The design takes its cue from redundant gasometer and gantry structures adjoining the site.
  • What could be better than, instead of tearing down its one remaining - and in aesthetic terms, extremely attractive - gasometer, to keep it, and supplement its worth by bringing other fine examples from across the UK to join it?

Origen

late 18th century (in the sense 'container for holding or measuring a gas'): from French gazomètre, from gaz 'gas' + -mètre '(instrument) measuring'.

Definición de gasometer en:

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día anomalous
Pronunciación: əˈnɒm(ə)ləs
adjective
deviating from what is standard, normal, or expected