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gas-fired

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishgas-firedˈgas-fired adjective especially British English 🔊 🔊 DHHusing gas as a fuel 🔊 a gas-fired central heating system
Examples from the Corpus
gas-fired• He says I wouldn't mind another one but not gas-fired.• Several large gas-fired electricity generating stations will begin to operate and that will inevitably take away a proportion of the market.• And because of the wide variety of electric and gas-fired fuel-effect fires available many people are taking up this option.• Will the Labour party shut down the new gas-fired generating stations, break those contracts and lay off the men?• a gas-fired heater• Emissions from a gas-fired plant are about half those from a coal-fired one.• Its last gas-fired plant was built in 1972 in Pittsburg.• Read in studio A gas-fired power station is to be built at Didcot alongside the existing coal fired power station.• Of 32 planned gas-fired power stations, three-quarters are badly designed and likely to waste more than half the gas they use.
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