gasometer

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a meter for measuring the amount of gas flowing through a particular pipe

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a large gas-tight spherical or cylindrical tank for holding gas to be used as fuel

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4-MG egg-shaped digester, a dome roof tank to store digested biosolids, and a dry seal gas-holder to store digester gas, along with associated piping, foundations, mechanical systems, electrical/control systems, and startup services.
One of his jobs was to go up to the top of the gas-holder to check the amount of gas.
Also in November 1940, Reuben Haigh led a team of Home Guards to the top of a 200ft-high gas-holder in Saltley to extinguish a fire and plug the leak.
And when they open their NatWest Series campaign against Zimbabwe today, the selectors would rather stick their heads in The Oval's giant gas-holder than omit their linchpin any longer.
Watching the city go by from the hut in St John''s churchyard garden The skeletal frame of the gas-holder dominates the site e of the British Gas Grangetown works * An ornate lamppost adorns The Hayes * The pillar-box in Ninian Road, Roath Park * The water tower near Cardiff Central train station * One of a pair of navigation lamps at Bute West Dock near the Pierhead Building, Cardiff Bay, that would have helped guide ships safely into port * A relic of a more genteel age - an old-style red telephone box on the junction of Alder Road and Ninian Road, Roath Park