A nozzle or jet on a fitting through which combustible gas is released to burn. Also called gas jet.(noun)
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Use "gas burner" in a sentence
"The murderer’s first reflex, on hearing us, would undoubtedly have been to smash the gas burner in his room."
"Then Batist took a break and poured a cup of coffee for himself from a drip pot on the gas burner and dropped a red quarter into the jukebox and played Guitar Slim’s “I Done Got Over It.”"