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Definition of Gas jet
Gas jet Gas fitter, one who lays pipes and puts up fixtures for
(a) The occupation of a gas fitter.
(b) pl. The appliances needed for the introduction of gas
into a building, as meters, pipes, burners, etc.
Gas fixture, a device for conveying illuminating or
combustible gas from the pipe to the gas-burner,
consisting of an appendage of cast, wrought, or drawn
metal, with tubes upon which the burners, keys, etc., are
Gas generator, an apparatus in which gas is evolved; as:
(a) a retort in which volatile hydrocarbons are evolved by
(b) a machine in which air is saturated with the vapor of
liquid hydrocarbon; a carburetor;
(c) a machine for the production of carbonic acid gas, for
a["e]rating water, bread, etc. --Knight.
Gas jet, a flame of illuminating gas.
Gas machine, an apparatus for carbureting air for use as
Gas meter, an instrument for recording the quantity of gas
consumed in a given time, at a particular place.
Gas retort, a retort which contains the coal and other
materials, and in which the gas is generated, in the
manufacture of gas.
Gas stove, a stove for cooking or other purposes, heated by
Gas tar, coal tar.
Gas trap, a drain trap; a sewer trap. See 4th Trap, 5.
Gas washer (Gas Works), an apparatus within which gas from
the condenser is brought in contact with a falling stream
of water, to precipitate the tar remaining in it.
Gas water, water through which gas has been passed for
purification; -- called also gas liquor and ammoniacal
water, and used for the manufacture of sal ammoniac,
carbonate of ammonia, and Prussian blue. --Tomlinson.
Gas well, a deep boring, from which natural gas is
Gas works, a manufactory of gas, with all the machinery and
appurtenances; a place where gas is generated for lighting
Laughing gas. See under Laughing.
Marsh gas (Chem.), a light, combustible, gaseous
hydrocarbon, CH4, produced artificially by the dry
distillation of many organic substances, and occurring as
a natural product of decomposition in stagnant pools,
whence its name. It is an abundant ingredient of ordinary
illuminating gas, and is the first member of the paraffin
series. Called also methane, and in coal mines, fire
Natural gas, gas obtained from wells, etc., in
Pennsylvania, Ohio, and elsewhere, and largely used for
fuel and illuminating purposes. It is chiefly derived from
the Coal Measures.
Olefiant gas (Chem.). See Ethylene.
Water gas (Chem.), a kind of gas made by forcing steam over
glowing coals, whereby there results a mixture of hydrogen
and carbon monoxide. This gives a gas of intense heating
power, but destitute of light-giving properties, and which
is charged by passing through some volatile hydrocarbon,
Meaning of Gas jet from wikipedia
- the development
of the gas turbine
engine, the most common
form of jet
engine. The key to a practical jet engine
was the gas
- carriage relying
on a steam jet
for power. 1791: A patent
to John Barber, an Englishman, for the first
turbine. His invention
fuel, aviation turbine
fuel (ATF), or avtur, is a type of aviation
for use in aircraft powered
-turbine engines. It is colorless...
- energy. A gas jet
, fluid jet
, or hydro jet
is a nozzle intended
to eject gas
in a coherent stream
into a surrounding
medium. Gas jets
- An airbreathing jet engine
(or ducted jet
engine) is a jet engine propelled
by a jet
of hot exhaust gases formed
from air that is forced
into the engine...
, or The Jet
(s) may refer
to: Jet engine Jet
aircraft, an aircraft propelled
by jet engines Jet
in India, ICAO code "JAI" Wind...
(formerly, Gas Jet
Cape) is a locality
County, California. It is located
on the Bear River
(5 km) northeast
to the afterburner
(reheat) on a conventional jet
a gas jet
, they serve
as the primary
- characteristics. Exhaust
— Turbine exhaust gases
the propelling nozzle
a high velocity jet
. The nozzle
is usually convergent
- Diffusion pumps
use a high speed jet
to direct gas molecules
in the pump throat
down into the bottom
of the pump and out the exhaust. They were...
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