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gasometer

División en sílabas: gas·om·e·ter
Pronunciación: /ɡaˈsämədər
 
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Definición de gasometer en inglés:

sustantivo

A tank for storing and measuring gas.
Example sentences
  • 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'.

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