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English definition of “gasworks”

gasworks

noun [C, + sing/pl verb]     /ˈɡæs.wɜːks/ US  /-wɝːks/ (plural gasworks)
a factory where coal is made into gas for use as fuel for heating and cooking Factories
(Definition of gasworks noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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