a nuclear reactor using a gas as the coolant. In the Mark I type the coolant is carbon dioxide, the moderator is graphite, and the fuel is uranium cased in magnox See also advanced gas-cooled reactor
[gas-koin-ses-uh l] /ˈgæs kɔɪnˈsɛs əl/ noun 1. Robert Arthur Talbot [tawl-buh t] /ˈtɔl bət/ (Show IPA), 3rd Marquis of Salisbury, (def 1).
- Gas-discharge tube
noun 1. (electronics) any tube in which an electric discharge takes place through a gas
noun, (used with a singular verb) 1. the study of the dynamic properties of gases and their thermal effects.
/ˌɡæsəˈlɪə/ noun 1. a variant spelling of gasolier n. “gas-burning chandelier,” 1849, from gas (n.) + chandelier.