Meaning of “gasket” in the English Dictionary

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"gasket" in British English

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gasketnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈɡæs.kɪt/ us /ˈɡæs.kɪt/

a flat piece of soft material or rubber that is put between two joined metal surfaces to prevent gas, oil, or steam from escaping:

The gasket has blown (= allowed gas, oil, or steam to escape).
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(Definition of “gasket” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"gasket" in American English

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gasketnoun [ C ]

us /ˈɡæs·kət/

a flat piece of soft material or rubber put between two joined metal surfaces to prevent gas, oil, or steam from escaping

(Definition of “gasket” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)