from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The jet piece of a gas fixture where the gas is burned as it escapes from one or more minute orifices.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The tip or armature of a gas-burning lamp or bracket, through which the gas is caused to issue for consumption.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. burner such that combustible gas issues from a nozzle to form a steady flame
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