Definition of bottle gas in English:

bottle gas

noun

  • Liquefied petroleum gas, especially butane or propane, stored in containers and used for heating, cooking, lighting, etc. (chiefly as a substitute for mains gas, or as portable fuel when camping); bottled gas.

adjective

  • Of a device or appliance: that burns or uses bottle gas.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Petroleum Gazette. From bottle + gas.

Pronunciation

bottle gas

/ˈbɒtl ɡas/