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Engelsk navneord: gas

1. gas (om tilstand) the state of matter distinguished from the solid and liquid states by: relatively low density and viscosity; relatively great expansion and contraction with changes in pressure and temperature; the ability to diffuse readily; and the spontaneous tendency to become distributed uniformly throughout any container


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)gaseous state


Mindre specifikke termerstate, state of matter

2. gas (om masse el. substans) a fluid in the gaseous state having neither independent shape nor volume and being able to expand indefinitely


Mindre specifikke termerfluid


Mere specifikke termerafterdamp, air, air gas, argonon, arsine, atmosphere, atomic number 1, atomic number 17, atomic number 7, atomic number 8, atomic number 9, blow gas, blowing gas, bottled gas, butane, butene, butylene, chlorine, Cl, compressed gas, cyanogen, ethene, ethylene, exhaust, exhaust fumes, F, firedamp, fluorine, formaldehyde, fumes, greenhouse emission, greenhouse gas, H, hydrogen, ideal gas, inert gas, inhalant, lachrymator, lacrimator, liquefied petroleum gas, mephitis, methanal, methane, N, nitric oxide, nitrogen, nitrogen dioxide, noble gas, O, oxygen, ozone, perfect gas, phosgene, phosphine, poison gas, producer gas, propane, propene, propylene, sewer gas, sublimate, sulfur dioxide, sulphur dioxide, tear gas, teargas, water gas

3. gas (om masse el. substans) a volatile flammable mixture of hydrocarbons (hexane and heptane and octane etc.) derived from petroleum; used mainly as a fuel in internal-combustion engines


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)gasolene, gasoline, petrol


Mindre specifikke termerfuel, hydrocarbon


Mere specifikke termerleaded gasoline, leaded petrol, napalm, unleaded gasoline, unleaded petrol


Vedrører disse overordnede termergasohol

4. gas (om tilstand) a state of excessive gas in the alimentary canal


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)flatulence, flatulency


Mindre specifikke termerphysical condition, physiological condition, physiological state

5. gas (om genstand) a pedal that controls the throttle valve


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe stepped on the gas.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)accelerator, accelerator pedal, gas pedal, gun, throttle


Mindre specifikke termerfoot lever, foot pedal, pedal, treadle


Omfatter disse overordnede termeraeroplane, airplane, auto, automobile, car, machine, motorcar, plane

6. gas (om masse el. substans) a fossil fuel in the gaseous state; used for cooking and heating homes


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)natural gas


Mindre specifikke termerfossil fuel


Vedrører disse specifikke termermethane


Engelsk udsagnsord: gas

1. gas (om konkurrence) attack with gas; subject to gas fumes


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe despot gassed the rebellious tribes.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody


Mindre specifikke termerassail, attack


Mere specifikke termerteargas

2. gas (om kommunikation) show off


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)blow, bluster, boast, brag, gasconade, shoot a line, swash, tout, vaunt


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP.
Somebody ----s that CLAUSE.
Somebody ----s to somebody


Mindre specifikke termeramplify, exaggerate, hyperbolise, hyperbolize, magnify, overdraw, overstate


Mere specifikke termercrow, gloat, puff, triumph









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