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  • n. An apparatus for detecting the presence of dangerous gas, as for example in a mine or in a house.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An apparatus for detecting the presence of any dangerous gas, from a gas leak in a coal mine or a dwelling house.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An instrument for indicating the presence of gas in buildings, mines, etc.

Etymologies

See gas and -scope. (Wiktionary)

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