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Translation of "gas" - English-Spanish dictionary

gas

noun   /ɡæs/
A2 [no plural] a substance in a form that is like air and is used for cooking and burning gas a gas cooker
a substance in a form that is like air and not solid or liquid gas poisonous gases
[no plural] US ( also gasoline   /ˈɡæs·əl·iːn/, UK petrol) a liquid fuel used in cars gasolina a tank of gas
(Definition of gas from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

gas

noun /ɡӕs/
a substance like air gas Oxygen, Hydrogen and other gases.
any gas which is used for heating, cooking etc gas (also adjective) a gas stove.
a gas which is used by dentists as an anaesthetic. anestesia
a poisonous or irritating gas used in war etc gas The police used tear gas to control the riot.
gaseous /ˈɡӕsiəs/ adjective
of or like (a) gas gaseoso a gaseous substance.
gasify /ˈɡæsiˌfai/ verb ( past tense, past participle gasified)
(chemistry, physics) to become or convert into a gas gasificar Wood is gasified when it is heated to a temperature greater than 450°C.
gasification /ˌɡæsifiˈkeiʃən/ noun
gasificación
gassy adjective
full of gas gaseoso gassy lemonade.
gassiness noun
estado gaseoso
gas chamber noun
a room in which people are killed by means of gas cámara de gas Many people were sent to the gas chamber in World War II.
gas mask noun
something which is used to cover the face to prevent a person breathing poisonous gas careta antigás He was wearing a gas mask.
gas meter noun
an instrument which measures the amount of gas which is used contador de gas A man came to check the gas meter this afternoon.
gasoline /ˈɡӕsəliːn/ noun ( gasolene)
(American) petrol gasolina
gas station noun
(American) a petrol station. gasolinera
gasworks noun singular
a place where gas is made fábrica de gas The town gasworks is rather an ugly building.
(Definition of gas from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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