Associations to the word «Gaseous»


GASEOUS, adjective. Relating to, or existing as, gas.
GASEOUS, adjective. Of a liquid containing bubbles: gassy.
GASEOUS, adjective. Tenuous or indefinite.
GASEOUS PHASE, noun. (physics) One of the three fundamental structural phases of matter in which the thermal mobility of molecules or atoms is strong enough to permit their free motion, significantly exceeding the cohesive force.

Dictionary definition

GASEOUS, adjective. Existing as or having characteristics of a gas; "steam is water is the gaseous state".

Wise words

In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
Alexander Pope