Main meanings of gas motor in English

: gas motor1gas motor2

gas motor1

Pronunciation /ˈɡas məʊtə/

noun

  • A motor driven by the production, expansion, or combustion of gas.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Scientific American. From gas + motor.

Main meanings of gas motor in English

: gas motor1gas motor2

gas motor2

Pronunciation /ˈɡas ˌməʊtə/

noun

US

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in The Waterloo Daily Courier. From gas + motor.