noun Date: 1802 a container for gas; especially a huge cylindrical tank for storing fuel gas under pressure

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  • Gasholder — ist ein feststehender Stahltank für die Aufnahme, die Speicherung und die Ausgabe von Gas in Gasverteilungsnetze und Einrichtungen für Gasverarbeitung und anwendung. Entsprechend dem Arbeitsprinzip unterscheidet man Gasholder mit variablem… …   Glossar von Öl und Gas

  • gasholder — UK [ˈɡæsˌhəʊldə(r)] / US [ˈɡæsˌhoʊldər] noun [countable] Word forms gasholder : singular gasholder plural gasholders a gasometer …   English dictionary

  • gasholder — dujų rezervuaras statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Pramoninis didelio tūrio įrenginys dujoms laikyti. atitikmenys: angl. gas tank; gasholder rus. газгольдер; газоем …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • Gasholder — dujų rezervuaras statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. gas holder vok. Gasbehälter, m; Gasholder, m rus. газовый резервуар, m pranc. réservoir de gaz, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • gasholder — gas·hold·er (găsʹhōl dər) n. A storage container for fuel gas, especially a large, telescoping, cylindrical tank. Also called gasometer. * * * …   Universalium

  • gasholder — noun A large, telescopic cylindrical tank, with a water seal, used for storing domestic gas Syn: gasometer …   Wiktionary

  • gasholder — Смотри Газгольдер …   Энциклопедический словарь по металлургии

  • Gasholder — is a stationary steel reservoir for injection, storage and withdrawal of gas into gas distribution networks and facilities for its processing and utilization. Gas holders are classified into variable volume (not used in Russia) and constant… …   Glossary of Oil and Gas

  • gasholder — gas|hold|er [ˈgæsˌhəuldə US ˌhouldər] n BrE a very large round metal container or building from which gas is carried in pipes to buildings …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • gasholder — gas|hold|er [ gæs,houldər ] noun count a large metal container for storing gas before it is carried through pipes to buildings …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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