gas cylinder

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gas cylinder

[′gas ‚sil·ən·dər]
(mechanical engineering)
The chamber in which a piston moves in a positive displacement engine or compressor.
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A Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service (GMFRS) spokesman said the explosion is understood to have involved a butane gas cylinder.
The data showed that the urban consumer price index increased due to rising prices of commodities, such as those of butane gas cylinders, which rose at an annual rate of 38 percent.
Cabinet increased the price of the butane gas cylinder of 12.5 kg weight from LE4 to LE8 in April.
In all cases, the plan is worth trying; perhaps it is time for consumers to learn how to rationalise their use of butane gas cylinders and petrol.
Initially, media outlets reported a butane gas cylinder had exploded after being struck by fireworks, killing a journalist.
This means that this parliament is not in charge of solving the many problems facing the country now as long as its role is limited to the issuing of legislation and not pushing through policies to settle such dilemmas such as the fuel and butane gas cylinder shortage.
Each butane gas cylinder will cost the state LE 80, Minister of Supply and Domestic Trade, Gouda Abdel Khaleq told Al-Hayat TV late on Monday.
Radwan added that the butane gas cylinder, whose consumer price doubled from LE 15 ($0.816) to LE 30.9 ($1.633) is subsidized by LE 85 ($4.628).
The price of cooking butane gas cylinder also increased from 15 to 30 pounds
Tuesday's deaths came just days after another three Palestinians died when a butane gas cylinder they were transporting through the tunnels exploded.
In January 2010, Mohamed Tawfik Al-Sawafey, 43, died in Gharbeya when clashes erupted in a queue outside a butane gas cylinder warehouse.
Head of the Unified Complaint System Tarek al-Refai indicated in a report raised to Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly that 466 of the total complaints are about private transport drivers not abiding by the official fares, and 139 complaints about retailers selling butane gas cylinders in prices higher than those announced by the government.