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Calor gas

noun [U] uk   /ˈkæ.ləˌɡæs/ us    /-lɚ-/ UK trademark
a type of gas that is sold in metal containers and can be taken to places where there is no gas supply, used for heating and cooking: We took a Calor gas stove for cooking on when we went camping.
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